Meet the Team

Healthwatch Reading’s team is passionately committed to securing better health and social care for the people of Reading. We are DBS-checked, trained on ‘Enter and View’ powers, and hold advocacy qualifications.

We can take calls on helpline – 0118 937 2295 –  or answer emails Monday-Friday 9am-5pm.

 

Our Trustees

David Shepherd

David Shepherd

Chairman

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Gurmit Dhendsa

Financial and Strategic Development

Monica Collings

Public Health and Mental Health Services

Our Board

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Sheila Booth

Physical Disabilities and Sensory Needs

Douglas Findlay

Douglas Findlay

Young People and Pharmaceutical Services

Tony Hall

Care for the Elderly and GP Services

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Sue Pigott

Learning Disabilities

David Shepherd

David Shepherd

Commissioning of Services

Helena Turner

Helena Turner

Community Engagement, Young People and Mental Health

Francis Brown

Francis Brown

Co-opted Members

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Jim Penn