We take good care

Meet our experienced staff, who are as specialised as they are committed .

The staff team at New Horizons (Stockport) Ltd

Bharati Parikh

Director

 

Based at Head Office Bharati has been the responsible individual and director of New Horizons for over 19 years.  Bharati has been in business for over 30 years and has a Degree in Business Studies and Management and has attended over 30 courses relating to Childcare Practices and the looking after children and young people.

 

Any enquiries regarding referrals can be directed to Bharati on 0161 439 0484

Janet Fox

PA to the Director/Office Manager

 

Based at Head Office, Janet has over 28 years experience of working in an office environment including 12 years experience as a Senior Placements Officer. 

 

All enquiries regarding recruitment and administration can be directed to Janet on 0161 439 0484

Maria Simmons

Registed Manager at Ivydene, Marple

 

Based at our Ivydene home in Marple, Stockport, Maria has been the Homes Manager since December 2006 and has an extensive history in Childcare and Social Work.

 

Any enquiries directly related to the home can be discussed with Maria on 0161 449 7771

Amie Evans

Registered Manager at Ferndene, Heaton Moor

 

Based at our Ferndene home in Heaton Moor, Stockport, Amie has been the Home Manager since August 2009 and has almost 17 years experience in childcare along with extensive training.

 

Any enquiries directly related to Ferndene can be discussed with Amie on 0161 432 2177

Shane Heywood

Registed Manager at Rosedene, Burnage

 

Based at our Rosedene home in Burnage, South Manchester, Shane has been the Home Manager since October 2015.  Shane has over 6 years previous experience as a Registered Manager and has an extensive history in Childcare and Social Work.

 

Any enquiries directly related to the home can be discussed with Shane on 0161 248 7912

Peter Russell

Therapist

 

Peter is contracted by New Horizons (Stockport) Ltd.  He is a highly qualified psychotherapist with extensive experience of working with Looked After Young People.  Peter specialises in Art Therapy and Psychotherapy for Children and Young Adults in care homes.  He provides Art and Music Therapy and specialises in working with trauma in young people.  He has over 14 years experience in this field and provides clinical supervision to Key Workers.