The Team

We couldn’t exist without manpower

Open Hands couldn’t operate without an amazing army of over 100 faithful volunteers who dedicate their time to serve each and every one of our guests. The team is passionate to provide the highest quality of service and is supported by volunteer project leaders and project coordinator staff.

The charity received ‘The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service’ in 2016 in recognition of the good work delivered by its volunteers in the local community. The charity’s staff team also comprises of a finance director, receptionist, and two furniture project van drivers. The charity is governed by a Board of Trustees who bring a diverse range of skills and expertise and are passionate in steering the charity in best practises to benefit those it serves.