AFG welcome new Community Service Director

AFG is delighted to announce the appointment of three new Community Service Directors. Today, we’re introducing Joanne Chilton, Community Service Director (CSD) to lead activity in Tameside, Trafford, East Cheshire and Greater Manchester.

Joanne has more than 20 years’ experience of working in social care including for Blackburn with Darwen Council and most recently Rochdale Council, as Head of Strategic Commissioning.

Prior to this Joanne, who’s a member of the Chartered Institute of Purchase and Supply (CIPS), worked for Manchester Care setting up new services including intermediate care, crisis support, home care and residential care.

Speaking about her new role as a Community Service Director at AFG Joanne said: “I’m delighted to be joining AFG as the organisation sets out its vision for the future.  AFG has a strong track record and at a time of significant change in the sector, our values of giving people independence in their lives continues to set us apart from our competitors.”

Neil Campbell, Chief Executive of AFG said: “Joanne’s appointment to the senior management team is key as we celebrate 21 years of putting people at the heart of everything we do.

“As a leading provider of high quality services to adults with learning disabilities and mental health needs it’s vital that we continue to attract a high calibre of senior managers as the organisation continues to grow in new areas.”

A warm welcome to Joanne

A warm welcome to Joanne!