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 – Eligibility Decision Making 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 – Eligibility Decision Making 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.