Promoting and supporting voluntary activity across South Northamptonshire


Our Team

Chief Executive Officer

Helen Barrett

Helen has a background in education with over 30 years of experience in the public and charity sectors both in the UK and abroad. She has worked with government offices in England and Australia and has a strong belief in the power of communities to do good things for others. In July 2022, she joined the team at snvb as Chief Executive; a position that she feels honoured to hold. Helen has two, almost grown up children and in her spare time volunteers as a school Governor and as secretary of a local Woodland Management group where her ambition is to plant a forest.

Our People


Voluntary Group Support



Garden Buddies

Brackley Area Volunteer Car Service

snvb Community Larders

Welfare Workers


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