Your browser is out of date. It has known security flaws and may not display all features of this and other websites. Learn how to update your browser.

Speak in confidence today: 01534 729060
Header Image
Header Image

60 Seconds with Theresa

Posted on 13/08/19

Theresa is our longest serving staff member and has been with us since 2004 managing the daily house keeping needs of the facility. Carrying out her role with continual passion and commitment, she is a key part of the running of the facility.

1). What does Silkworth mean to you?

I really like the place, it is special and means a lot to me

2). You manage the daily housekeeping needs of Silkworth, can you tell us a little more about your role please?

In my role of housekeeping it is my job and responsibility of making sure the house in clean and tidy and that the clients and staff feel comfortable and happy in their environment.

3). You are the longest serving staff member at Silkworth, how does that make you feel?

Working at Silkworth for many years and being the longest staff member has been a pleasure, I feel happy and welcomed here.

4). What do you like to do in your spare time?

I like to spend quality time with my daughter.

5). What was the last gift you gave someone?

The last gift I gave to someone was for my daughter and that was a dress for her school prom.

6). If you weren't working at Silkworth what would you be doing?

Probably another housekeeping job, but I'm glad that's not the case and that I am here at Silkworth.

Share this Post

60 Seconds with Nigel


Nigel came on board as a permanent support worker in 2015. Prior to that, he worked on our team of bank staff for three years. 1). What does Silkworth mean to you? It is a place to work where we really make a difference to peoples lives. 2). You are a Support Worker at Silkworth, can you tell us a bit about that please? The role of a Support Worker is quite simple, to keep the Building and the Clients Safe. But the exe

Find out more

Sharing as Inspiration

Unknown 18/07/19

Chemical dependency is an illness that isolates us and makes us feel alone and misunderstood. The more we can share with each other, the more guidance and inspiration we can provide for one another. When we hear another person’s story that touches us in a meaningful way, it often comes right when we need it, when we’re in a dark place and suffering. We need other people when we’re in this place. We need other people to help us feel less isolated

Find out more