Tanya Westgarth


Tanya is the Manager of Willow Lodge, she is Level 3 qualified and has over 15 years experience in Health and Social care, ranging from EMI to Adults and Young People with Learning disabilities, Physical disabilities and Mental Health concerns.

Tanya has gained valuable experience working recently in Forensic Care Services helping to support people with Autism, Downs Syndrome, Challenging Behaviour, OCD, Psychosis, Attachment disorder, acquired brain injuries and personality disorders. Tanya was the nominated Dignity Champion in her previous roles and hopes to continue this into her new role.

Alongside her professional experience Tanya also supports a younger sister who has Autism and Epilepsy which she believes has given her a view into social care from the family perspective which enables her to build positive relationships with the Young People and their families.