About us Our people Our Staff Therapies Team Gene Foulkes Physiotherapist I graduated from Bangor University in 2016 with a BSc in Sports, Health and Exercise Sciences. Following this, I worked as a physiotherapy assistant in the NHS, which inspired me to study physiotherapy. In 2021 I graduated from The University of the West of England Bristol, with a BSc in Physiotherapy. I have several years’ experience working as a fitness instructor, with qualifications in personal training and sports massage. My role involves treating and assisting members with neurological conditions, to help them improve their mobility and quality of life. I also recruit members for the Access to Exercise programme. When not in work, I enjoy spending time with my family and hiking. Please feel free to get in touch or stop me for a chat or email me on [email protected] if you have any questions or concerns. Alistair Hynes Therapy Assistant I assist the therapies team in the objective to boost physical and mental wellbeing by helping with your in-centre and online therapy sessions and form part of the listening service team.I’m an ex Rifleman and I have a degree in psychology from the University of Chester. I plan to do a physio degree to become a fully qualified physio.On weekends I work as a hovercraft/shooting range instructor in Frodsham. In my spare time I enjoy snowboarding, and practicing martial arts such as Krav Maga. To contact me, email on [email protected] or call on 01244 678619. Santi Bouzas Gym Instructor I handle all your fitness needs. In the accessible gym we focus on strength and conditioning, cardiovascular activities, circuit training, boxing and functional training. Pop by anytime for a taster or email me on [email protected] Glesni Roberts Counsellor I am a qualified counsellor, with a Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling. I also have a qualification in Online and Telephone Counselling. I am a registered member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy. I have been counselling for a number of years, and have experience of working with a wide range of people experiencing mental health issues such as anxiety, stress, or depression, or just going through a tough time. I aim to offer our members a safe, confidential, non-judgmental space for them to discuss and explore any issues they are facing. When I am not in work, I enjoy reading, going to the theatre and walking in the countryside. You can contact me at [email protected] Jacqueline Butler (Jaya) Yoga Instructor Jaya is (a RN) trained in traditional Integral Hatha Yoga in the USA and India. Her Yoga class is tailored specifically to meet the needs of our members, and all levels are welcome, whether you use a wheelchair or have independent mobility. Classes also include breathing practices and deep relaxation.