Family Foundations Trust Ltd is a registered charity, responsible for overseeing the work of Dalesdown and Children Worldwide. The trustees of FFT meet regularly at Dalesdown.
Richard and Jo Jackson are Executive Directors of FFT, responsible for the day to day running of Children Worldwide and Dalesdown, and business development for all areas of FFT. Richard and Jo have been part of the team since 2010.
Frank Hottenbacher heads the maintenance team, responsible for maintenance and management of the building and grounds at Dalesdown, and leading the voluntary maintenance team.
Looking after the finances, Iain Taylor is the bursar of FFT, and our Administrator, Heather Wyeth, runs the offices for Dalesdown and Children Worldwide.
Michelle Quibell joined the team in 2015. Michelle is responsible for organising Children Worldwide events at Dalesdown.
Making sure that Dalesdown is clean and ready for your visit, our Housekeeping team led by Gillian and Adele.
Richard, Jo, Frank, Heather and Michelle regularly work as Duty Managers for Dalesdown, welcoming groups and supporting them during their stay.
We are also enormously grateful to our dedicated team of volunteers who come in regularly to support Dalesdown, including Wendy Iliffe who helps in the office and our wonderful maintenance team who help to maintain the grounds and the buildings to a very high standard, working on site every Wednesday.
Heather Dean provides support for residential schools groups.