David Simpson is the Early Intervention Programme Manager.
David Simpson is the Early Intervention Programme Manager. His role is to coordinate and develop a range of family and child support programmes that are delivered in partnership with schools, health services and other voluntary/community organisations across the area, and ensure they are making a real difference to local people’s lives – as well as tackling health, education and social inequalities within Colin.David has lived in the Colin area since 1980. He was the manager of the Twinbrook Tenants & Community Association in the mid-1980s and helped to set up the Lynx Project for young people.
In the early 1990s he helped establish and was chairperson of the Greater Twinbrook & Poleglass Community Forum and worked as its Coordinator between 1995-98. More recently he spent over 11 years working for Save the Children, originally as its Assistant Director and then as the Head of Save the Children in the North of Ireland - before joining Colin Neighbourhood Partnership in June 2015.