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.

Strategy Group Members 21/22 (6-10 Places Available – Finalisation Pending)

DWP – Veronica Chibuzo
Building Better Opportunities, NCC – Sarah Bull
Money & Pensions Service – Dawn Cummins
Nottingham Credit Union – Jason Eaves
Nottingham City Homes – Kay Frankson (Vice Chair)
University of Nottingham – Shaun French
Energy Policy, NCC – Rebecca Hurt

Experian – James Jones (Chair)
Nottingham City Council – Councillor Rebecca Langton
Strategic Commissioning, NCC – Bobby Lowen
Advice Nottingham – Martyn Neal
Coopted Treasurer – Debbie Webster (non-voting)
Lead Specialist – Emma Bates (independent) (non voting)

Full Partnership 21/22

Welfare Rights, Nottingham City Council – Alex Knowles & Tracey Lyons
University of Nottingham – Shaun French
St Ann’s Advice Group/ Advice Nottingham – Debbie Webster
Diocese of Southwell & Nottingham – David McCoulough
Public Health, Nottingham City Council – Caroline Keenan & Sharan Jones
Hope Nottingham Food Banks – Nigel Adams
Trent Debt Advice
Illegal Money Lending Team – Steve Ward
Insight/ Information & Research, NCC – Geoff Oxendale
Meadows Advice Group/ Advice Nottingham – Martyn Neal
Nottingham Law Centre/ Advice Nottingham – Sally Denton
Corporate Policy & Performance, NCC – Elaine Fox
Nottingham City Homes – Kay Frankson
Nottingham Credit Union – Jason Eaves & Liz Blackman
Meadows Food Bank – Dave Shaw & Glynis Morag
Building Better Opportunities, NCC – Sarah Bull
Housing Strategy, NCC – Rachael Harding

Experian – James Jones and Richard Donovan
Nottingham City Council – Councillor Webster
Nottingham City Council – Councillor Langton
The Big Issue – David Goold
Nottingham & Notts Refugee Forum – Matt Atkins
Strategic Commissioning, NCC – Bobby Lowen
Nottingham Trent University – Rich Pickford
Nottingham Energy Partnership – Mark Kirkwood & Sonia Tyrna
Energy Policy, NCC – Rebecca Hurt
Age UK Notts – Lauren McGowan
Money and Pensions Service – Dawn Cummins
DWP – Veronica Chibuzo
Metropolitan Housing – Latasha Benjamin
Citizen’s Advice Nottingham & District – Donna Cumberlidge
Grace Church – Martin Skinner
LifeSavers/ Just Finance Foundation – Paul Street
Lead Specialist – Emma Bates (independent) (Financial Inclusion Support)

Current Subgroups

Banks Summit Group
Food Bank Data Group

Clifton Money Hub
Aspley Money Hub

Current Funders

The National Lottery Community Fund

Previous Funders

Awards for All
Economic Social Research Council

Santander
University of Nottingham

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