Serving Glasgow City and beyond
Since our founding in 2017, Glasgow 1 Baby & Family Support Service has developed and grown in a positive direction. We’re very proud of the diversity of our staff, and their abilities to contribute their own unique experience and skills to our success. Find out more about some of our team members below.
Founder / Service Manager
Coming from a background of addiction support, Audrey designed the service by eliminating obstacles she witnessed people facing daily when they were trying to seek help and support. Starting the service from her garage at home, she designed it around simplicity and common sense which has proven to work fantastically for both professionals and clients who use the service. Audrey oversees the running and progress of the service
Co Founder / Warehouse + Delivery Co-Ordinator
Sharon co founded the service with Audrey and now co-ordinates the warehouse and delivery of goods to clients. Sharon had been a long term carer prior to the birth of the service and has developed a strong passion for helping prevent the growth of poverty.
CAROL ANN MCGURK
Social media/referral Co-Ordinator
Carol Ann is the longest standing volunteer at the service and runs the Facebook page and co-ordinates incoming referrals. Carol Ann comes from a working history in housing so brought a wealth of knowledge in supporting clients with housing issues.
Ally came to us as our first paid staff member, funded by Community Jobs Scotland. Ally is training with us in admin and social media and is a great asset to our team. She is a caring compassionate young woman who carries out her role with maturity and understanding for our clients
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
CAROL ANN MCGURK
Carol Ann has been involved in the charity since it began and has a fantastic knowledge of the aims and objectives the charity thrives to achieve. Carol Ann has sat on boards and committees throughout her working life but most importantly fully understands GN1BFSS and what it stands for
Laura is a Solicitor and a local resident. Her legal knowledge and experience
complements our board and keeps us on the right track
Rhona has been a regular donator to GN1BFSS since 2017 and understands the need for the service. Rhona is involved in charitable organisations throughout the city and has the charity and its clients best interests in the forefront of her mind at all times.
Health & Safety Advisor
Martin has experience in all areas within warehouse and distribution, with 10 years’ warehouse management experience. He advises us on efficient time management with the van and warehouse working practices, effective storing solutions.
Allen manages a major international store based in Edinburgh and has been a donator to the charity with a keen interest in it since it began. Allen helped when the charity moved premises and realised all the areas of assistance it has to offer and decided to come on board so when the trustee vacancy arisen he was delighted to step in.
Conor has worked in the entertainment industry in Glasgow & abroad for many years. After volunteering at the charity he grew a keen interest in the running and progress of it and gladly took a position on the board.