Meet the ShipShape Team

Nur Ali

Community Development Worker and Health Trainer

Beth Robinson

Community Food Worker

Tanya Basharat

Health Project Manager

Lauren O'Donoghue

Development Worker


Iram Fareen

Publicity and Admin Worker

Tom Payton-Greene

Men's Health Worker

Don Gooden

Health Trainer

Katy Hill

Health Trainer

Samia Masood

Health Trainer

Saima Rehman

Community Link Worker and Health Trainer

More About the ShipShape Team

Iram Fareen, Publicity and Admin Worker

Iram has a working background in customer service and as a support worker for elderly people.  She enjoys working for ShipShape because it is a health and wellbeing centre and helps to improve people’s health and encourages them to make positive changes to their health.

Don Gooden, Senior Health Trainer

Don has a background as a Firefighter with South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service.  Since then he has worked as a Health Champion Volunteer, a Smoking Cessation Advisor, run a chronic pain support swimming group and worked as a Health Trainer for Zest as well as more recently for ShipShape.   Don enjoys working for ShipShape as it involves being part of a team delivering much needed services to some of the most vulnerable people within the community. 

Katy Hill, Health Trainer 

Katy is the newest member of the team, recently starting work as a Health Trainer for Shipshape, having previously volunteered at the Centre. This is a rewarding and fulfilling role where she supports and empowers clients to manage long term health conditions. She has a background in nutrition, health promotion and the voluntary and community sectors. She is very happy to be part of the workers' co-op and enjoys the supportive and friendly atmosphere. It’s great that the staff, volunteers and clients share an enthusiasm and passion for health, wellbeing and community. 

Samia Masood, Health Trainer

Samia has 14 years of working experiences in volunteering and paid work in the community sector. She enjoys working for ShipShape because Ship Shape is a diverse community organisation, a welcoming, warm and friendly place  It can also promote health awareness through events and trainings.  It offers volunteering to develop and build skills where people can make healthy and positive choices to move forward.

Saima Rehman, Community Link Worker and Health Trainer

Saima has 10 years of work experience in voluntary and community sector, doing health promotion and community work.  She enjoys working for ShipShape because it is a health promotion organisation, a welcoming place for the community where people get support to improve their health and wellbeing and make positive changes to their health.

Nur Ali, Community Health Development Worker

Tanya Basharat, Health Project Manager

Lauren O'Donoghue, Development Worker 

Lauren has a background in grassroots community organising and the voluntary sector, with a focus on social isolation, housing and homelessness. She enjoys working at ShipShape because she is able to work closely with the local community to address the root causes of health inequality.

Tom Payton-Greene, Men's Health Worker

Tom has been volunteering on youth and community projects for over ten years. When working as a filmmaker he worked predominantly on charity projects and campaigns, before changing career to work closer with people and grassroots organisations. His focus is on Men's mental health and wellbeing, which he has worked in, and researched heavily in the past 3 years. Tom has recently started ShipShape and enjoys it.

Beth Robinson, Community Food Worker


Based in Sheffield, ShipShape work to tackle health inequalities and to empower people  to achieve their own health and wellbeing goals.  We run free and low-cost group and one-to-one sessions, both at our Centre and in outreach venues and develop positive cooperation with partner agencies.

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Shipshape Health and Wellbeing Centre

The Stables

Sharrow Lane


S11 8AE


Monday - Friday

9.30am-3.00pm for Information

For drop-ins and sessions please see activities lists

Last updated March 4th 2020