Our staff We are a small team working hard to deliver a large number of grants to families across the UK every year. Based in York we employ over 100 members of staff within a variety of different roles. We also have over 150 self-employed Independent Assessors who meet with our families to carry out assessments of need throughout the country.From applications, regional development, finance, marketing to IT, and more – whatever the role, our staff are making a big difference. "The Fund is committed to making a difference and being a voice to all families caring for a disabled child. We have a reputation for efficiency and in these difficult times I am proud that we are all working hard at the Fund to help more families than ever before." Claire Locker – Director of Finance "As the mum of a young person with disabilities I have a personal passion for helping families and understand the impact of a situation families sometimes find themselves in."Mandy Murphy – Grants Services Supervisor "It's great knowing you've spent your day helping families. It's really rewarding when you read letters and see pictures of the children and their families". Lora Timmins – Applications OfficerFamily Fund is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.