General Support

Linda Brooker

Families Project Worker

I have over 15 years’ experience working in education and 20 years in the Health and Care Sector. I also have been a volunteer in youth clubs and other groups. I have supported vulnerable families in schools and the community.



Pauline Thornley

Project Coordinator

Pauline  has extensive experience and expertise working in communities, developing and delivering projects led by need.  With over 20 years experience working as detached youth worker within the City and as Project Coordinator for Kinship Carers Liverpool – campaigning for change with families and empowering young people to have their voices heard.

Eva Dean

Business Support Officer

Eva has worked for Kinship Carers since May 2015.  She has experience in Administration, working for over 20 years with Liverpool City Council and other local charities.

Laura Wharton

Team Member

I have always worked in communities, and have experience of youth work, employment and training and working with families. My most recent post was working in a credit union, so I understand financial difficulty. I am a single parent with 2 children.