Susan Deacon

 

Susan Deacon visiting the Whitecraig Primary forest school
Susan Deacon visiting the Whitecraig Primary forest school

 Susan Deacon who is a local parent as well as a professor of social change at Queen Margaret University and a former Scottish health minister has become part of the Support from the Start team as an external advisor.

Susan will bring great experience to the network of service and community champions that has developed around Support from the Start. Susan will work to improve comunication about Support from the Start both within services and communities. She will advise the planning board that has overall responsibility for Joint Health Improvement planning in East Lothian as well as the champions for the test site

Susan is pictured above with the children of P1/P2 and their class teacher – before spending a morning with the class to take part in their forest school session.

You can contact Susan by emailing her at sdeacon@eastlothian.gov.uk