Welcome Professor Nigel Weatherill
Local Solutions welcomes Professor Nigel Weatherill
On August 19th we were pleased to welcome Professor Weatherill, who is the Vice Chancellor and Chief Executive of Liverpool John Moores University.
Nigel was given a tour of our Liverpool based services by CEO Steve Hawkins, including visits to our Liverpool Carers Centre, Advice Services and our Liverpool Watersports Centre, in the Historic Queens Dock area of the city.
They then toured our Scotland Road site where Nigel met staff from the following projects Intense Mentoring Programme, AIMS, Domestic Violence Support Services, Bullybusters, Liverpool Supported Lodgings and our Homeground Hostel
The visit concluded with a tour of the services on offer at our various new Oakmere sites.
CEO Steve Hawkins commented "It is inspiring for all of our staff and volunteers when notable people take an interest in our work. With 25,000 students in the city, there is no doubt that Liverpool John Moores University has a huge contribution to make to our shared agenda – Raising Aspiration and Building Resilience amongst vulnerable people. I am sure in the future he will be a great ally."
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