Interim Chair – Clare Stafford

Clare has worked within the mental health field for 25 years. She has extensive experience as a senior manager commissioning and providing mental health services in the voluntary and NHS sectors, including two years as a Senior Policy Advisor for the Department of Health. Prior to her role at the Charlie Waller Memorial Trust, Clare worked for Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, developing services for people with long term conditions as well as depression, anxiety and related mental health problems. Since joining the Trust she has overseen an increase in their charitable activities, notably expanding training and resources to better equip young people, parents and professionals to support mental health and wellbeing. Clare is also Chair of the governing body for Cranbury College in Reading, Berkshire.

The CYPMHC team

CYPMHC are proud to be hosted by:

The Centre for Mental Health

Centre for Mental Health is a charity with over 30 years’ experience in providing life changing research, economic analysis and policy influence in mental health. Over the last decade, our work has expanded to include physical health, wellbeing, inequality and multiple disadvantage across the life course.