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Lorraine - Youth Work Manager

Lorraine Burford is our Youth Work Manager

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Lorraine is our Youth Work Manager and runs our youth clubs across West Kent with a small team of volunteers and part-time youth workers who give up their time late afternoon / early evening.

How long have you worked at YMCA West Kent?
Since February 2017

Sum up the work you do at YMCA West Kent in two sentences.
I run youth club sessions, were young people can come and have fun and meet friends.

What’s the most enjoyable part of your work?
I get to meet and work with amazing young people, and every day is different.  

What is the best piece of advice you have ever been given?
Everything happens for a reason, although you may not see it at the time.

Away from work, what do you enjoy doing?
Spending time with Family and working out at the gym