Kevin has worked in Substance Misuse for over 30 years. He has worked in all settings, including residential rehabilitation, crisis intervention, harm reduction services, recovery oriented services, detoxification services, social enterprise development, and prison and other criminal justice services.
He was Director of Operations at Addaction and at KCA, and was Drug Action Team Co-ordinator for the Medway Towns. He was a board member of Kent Probation Area, Coca, BUBIC, the Princedale Trust and the Conference Consortium. He was also a member of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Drugs, Alcohol and Criminal Justice chaired by Lord Ramsbotham. Prior to working in the field he was a service user himself for many years.
More recently he has become involved in developing veterans’ substance misuse services with Combat Stress, piloting case management models in nine areas across England and Scotland.
He is an ex smoker and current vaper.