Adam Baker (Coordinator)

Adam oversees and manages the charity and its activities. He is very much present and involved in the support the charity provides. 


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Working with a team of volunteers and staff who go the extra mile brings me much joy. 


Rose Henshaw (Asylum Support Worker)

Rose supports our weekly groups, the women's group and Access. She also provides advice and guidance and support to participants.


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I've learnt a lot working for Refugee Roots about how to best support refugees and asylum seekers in Nottingham. 

Ashley McKnight (Asylum Support Worker)

Ashley supports our participants through advice and guidance, signposting and making referrals. She supports groups and activities for participants as well.


[email protected]

07936 935861

I enjoy working for Refugee Roots because of the way they value people

Antonietta Sacco (Art Project, Admin and Fundraising)

Ant is responsible for the weekly art sessions. She is also our administrator and fundraiser. 


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The arts is a great way of supporting people, it has an amazing ability to connect people which I love. 

Becca Hopkins (Telephone Befriending Coordinator)

Becca has joined our team from having previously worked in Iraq with Tearfund  Becca is now overseeing our Telephone Befriending Service and supporting our volunteers. Enabling volunteers to provide weekly phone calls and support which has also included Telephone English Conversation are among some of the things she is doing.


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Our trustees

Our trustees are; Peter Wenham, Gill Parker, Clive Burrows, Robert Rattigan, Bishop Pangani Thipa and Graham Burton. 

Peter Wenham (Chair)

Peter is the chair of the board of trustees. [email protected] 

Gill Parker

Gill is our Safeguarding Lead. She can be contacted at [email protected] 


All safeguarding concerns or issues can be raised to Adam, Rose or Gill.