Former English teacher, Cathy Connolly is originally from Northern Ireland where social prescribing activities have assisted with the healing of the country following historical community fractions. Cathy understands the need for a strong community and makes it her mission to go out of her way to help local people.
Cathy is an employability expert and has helped hundreds of people back into work. She has excellent links across the region to many different organisations that offer support, help and advice to those in need.
Cathy is also the Forward Ladies national award winner for the 2018 Forward Ladies Awards in the Not-For-Profit category. She was awarded both the regional and national accolade and recognised for her hard work and dedication to social prescribing at Care Merseyside.