We have two Friends International staff members in Southampton and Winchester, plus one Reach Volunteer, and also a number of other people who volunteer to help at some of our events.
Susan is the Centre Team Leader for Friends International in Southampton and Winchester. Susan was born and brought up in Southampton, worked as a nurse in Nottingham, and then lived in Albania from 2001-2007, so has experience of life abroad and learning another language. You can find her at most Friends International events.
Steve Trelogan starts work part time with Friends International in Southampton and Winchester from September 2016. He and his family are moving from Northampton to Southampton, where they were also involved in supporting international students.
Ena did her masters degree at Southampton University. She is from China, and has chosen to stay on in Southampton for a year with Friends International as a “Reach Volunteer” – helping alongside Susan and Steve at events. You can find her at most of the Friends International events.
If you have any queries about Local Link (whether you are a student or a host) then you can get in touch with us at the email address above.
We have many volunteers who help organize trips, host events, and make food. Here are some of the volunteers you might meet this year: Richard and Margaret Blake are volunteers with Friends International, and organise many of our trips; in addition, they also host the Culture Course at their home. Ian and Lucy Castro host…