Addiction, Health, Behaviour Change | CGL

Sue Shaw

Executive Director

Has worked at Change Grow Live since: 2006

Sue is one of four Executive Directors responsible for service delivery at Change Grow Live.

Her previous role as Director involved managing services across the North West, leading a sizeable staff team and a growing number of volunteers and peer mentors. 

Sue has wide-ranging experience of social care and housing, including social work, housing advice, homelessness, special needs housing and teenage foster care. She also spent six years leading domestic abuse services in Sheffield, before moving into drug and alcohol services with the NHS before moving to Change Grow Live in 2006 as an Area Manager..

With a Diploma in Counselling Skills and a degree in Shiatsu, Sue is a firm believer in the need for a holistic approach to supporting individual recovery and is passionate about providing an integrated approach that meets the range of people’s needs.