Nic is currently on secondment to NHS England where he is
joining the Integrated Personal Commissioning (IPC) team to lead a
project introducing IPC and personal budgets to looked after
children and young people with mental health support needs. This is
a brand new project, funded through 'Future in Mind' and will be
drawing on learning from Me, My Family, My Home, Middlesbrough and
across his work from the past 10 years.
Over the past 10 years, Nic has worked to develop the Children's programme at In
Control. Nic joined In Control from Paradigm, where he led
work on the Dynamite project which focused on introducing
self-directed support to young people as they move into the adult
world. Prior to Paradigm, Nic worked at the Foundation for People
with Learning Disabilities.
Nic is passionate about equality and the need for inclusive ways
of supporting anyone who needs additional support. Nic works
with many other key people and organisations in the children's
world to take this agenda forward and make real, positive and
radical changes to the experiences of many families and disabled
children across the country.