who we are

We are an independent, multi-agency partnership working together to improve the financial resilience of people & communities in Nottingham.

IF YOUR ORGANISATION HAS A ROLE AROUND IMPROVING FINANCIAL RESILIENCE OR TACKLING FINANCIAL DIFFICULTY IN THE CITY, AND YOU WOULD LIKE TO JOIN US, THEN PLEASE GET IN TOUCH WITH US FOR DETAILS.

independent, multi-agency partnership working together to improve the financial resilience of people & communities in Nottingham

KEY UNDERPINNING PRINCIPALS

  • Continuous community dialogue.
  • Hub and spoke model: local groups feeding into and a city-wide strategic steering group.
  • High level strategic commitment.
  • Cross-sector commitment approach, working as an independent group.
  • Measuring our impact.

Partnership Members  – Updated April 2023

University of Nottingham – Shaun French

St Ann’s Advice / Advice Nottingham – Debbie Webster

Public Health, Nottingham City Council – Helen Johnston (Meeting Facilitator 2023-2024)

Step Forward (Trent Debt Advice) – Heather Morris 

Illegal Money Lending Team – Vinnie Jarman

Meadows Advice Group / Advice Nottingham – Tesleem Asfar

Nottingham Law Centre / Advice Nottingham – Sally Denton

Corporate Policy & Performance NCC – Elaine Fox

Notts and Lincs Credit Union –  Liz Blackman

Himmah Food Bank – Saj Mohammed

Clifton Food Bank – Wendy White

Welfare Rights Nottingham City Council –  Tracey Lyons

Capital One – Dave Richards

Nottingham City Council – Cllr Linda Woodings 

Housing Services, NCC – Keeley Johnson

Sarah Franklin – GAM Care

Experian – James Jones  (Vice Meeting Chair)

The Big Issue – David Goold

Strategic Commissioning NCC – Louise Graham

Nottingham Trent University – Rich Pickford

Money and Pensions Service – Paul Rhodes

Augusta Moore – Nottingham Energy Partnership

Citizen’s Advice Nottingham & District/ Advice Nottingham – Donna Cumberlidge

LifeSavers/ Just Finance Foundation – Paul Street 

Independent Living Service Framework – Taz Foster

Nottingham Community and Voluntary Service – Katie Hall

Transforming Notts Together – Simon Cartwright

Senior Resident Development Officer NCC – Lylse-Anne Renwick

Jason Eaves – Independent

Energy Policy NCC – Stacey Benita

 DWP – Sarah Cox


NFRP Lead – Emma Bates, Independent (Financial Inclusion Support)

NFRP Part Time Admin PA to Emma Bates – Lottie Kelvey

Trustees Group 

Jason Eaves – jasoneaves65@gmail.com

Shaun French – shaun.french@nottingham.ac.uk

Paul Rhodes – paul.rhodes@maps.org.uk (Chair)

James Jones – james.jones@experian.com 

Debbie Webster – (Treasurer) debbie.webster@stannsadvice.org.uk

 

Current Subgroups

Homelessness / Cost of Living Group
Food Bank Group

Financial Capability Group
Social Prescribing Advice Link Worker Group

Current Funders

                  The National Lottery Community Fund

                 Nottingham City Council

Previous Funders

PRE ESTABLISHMENT OF CITY WIDE PARTNERSHIP

Community Development Foundation via Bestwood Advice

Church Urban Fund via Bestwood Advice

Nottingham City Council

Advice Nottingham Training Services grant

Malt Cross, for Bulwell

Arimathea Trust

Economic Social Research Council, via University of Nottingham

JN Derbyshire Trust

POST ESTABLISHMENT OF CITY WIDE PARTNERSHIP

Nottingham City Council

Nottingham City Homes

Capital One

Nottingham City Council Contingency Grant

Awards For All x 2

Southwell & Notts Diocese

Santander Bank

Nottingham City Homelessness Prevention

To see all previous information please view our Previous Members page.