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Meet the team

Vice-Chairman, and Founder, Allen Parton

In 1991, Allen Parton was a Chief Petty Officer serving in the Royal Navy in the Gulf. He had a very promising military career ahead of him and a wife and two children at home in Portsmouth. Then a tragic operational incident which changed his life completely.

Len Flint - Trustee

Len Flint brings a huge wealth of experience and expertise to the charity. Before retiring to Hampshire, he worked for 42 years in the IT industry in engineering, sales and management.

Julian Forth - Trustee

Julian has worked in the Defence Sector since graduating and so has a close affinity to the Armed Services. Now retired, he brings over 40 years' experience of engineering, managing and marketing to the Charity. 


Wayne Palmer - Associate Trustee

Wayne Palmer is currently employed as a Senior Lecturer in Business, Computing and Management at Bucks New University. Before becoming a Lecturer Wayne was an Officer in the Royal Air Force, he still serves as a Reservist on 7644 Squadron.

Assistance dog

Labrador dog posting a letter in a postbox for his owner

EJ shows what an assistance dog can do

Watch EJ in action