Winn Gardens is an economically challenged, ethnically diverse and multicultural estate, located in the north of the Hillsborough ward, of Sheffield.
St John's (STJB) have been working on Winn Gardens since
severe flooding of the area in 2007. Supported by Zest, the Winn Gardens Tenants and Residents Association and a variety of other agencies STJB seek to work with the community and others to create a safe, welcoming and diverse community for all.
From 2019, STJB employed Suzanne Morton as a community pioneer, who both resides and works alongside the residents and other partner services.
On a day to day basis, this support includes the following:
Alongside this work, Suzanne also supports people with a wide range of issues including debt, employability, physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing, family support, immigration issues, housing issues and food poverty.