Adrienne is currently a Programme Manager overseeing various SDF programmes including Sexual Health and BBVs and Drug Death Prevention. Adrienne was previously the team leader of the Harm Reduction, Sexual Health and BBV team. The team’s role is to improve the sexual and reproductive health of marginalised groups including vulnerable young people and people who inject drugs, use IPEDs, engage in transactional sex and/or are involved in chemsex.
Between 2012 and early 2018, Adrienne’s work within SDF has been to improve the sexual health of people who use drugs by enhancing sexual and reproductive health interventions.
She worked for the NHS for 10 years and has 15 years’ experience in the voluntary sector. Her previous posts include working as the training manager of a sexual health charity and as manager of a residential rehabilitation project. Adrienne has also been involved in developing harm-reduction strategies and HIV counselling and testing services for three health board areas.
She has a BSc degree, a post graduate certificate in Health Promotion and a post graduate diploma in mindfulness.