Meet the team

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Photo Credit: Nicol Marquis (Shooting My Journey), Dareographer

Welcome to the team that dares! They will support you through your daring journey...

Ursula Joy

Ursula Joy

Ursula, lead Daredevil, says “I find theatre, arts, group work and collaboration with people with lived experience within mental and public health changes lives. At Project Dare we are able to provide the environment for people to feel empowered to make changes on their own, long after the course has completed”.

Bijal Chandria – Screamer

Bijal Chandria – Screamer

Ursula says “Bijal began her daring journey in 2013 when she volunteered to help out with the course. Bijal is a qualified teacher – a courageous and hard-working lady. Her passion for drama, teaching and belief that every person should adore their body shines through. You will find Bijal energetic, compassionate and attentive to your needs”.

Ryan Evans – Dare-Cam Man

Ryan Evans – Dare-Cam Man

Ryan is the official Project Dare cameraman. He helps us record journeys through select Project Dare workshops and also records awesome videos of our promotions at events. We take written consent for any materials used and are happy to edit someone out if you would prefer not to be filmed, however, we think you might surprise yourself!

Nicol Marquis – Dareographer

Nicol Marquis – Dareographer

Nicol is our resident photographer. Nicol is bursting with passion, energy and creativity – so a natural fit for Dare. Nowadays, digital media forms a vital part of our lives it can often feel like we are on show. For people like myself (who have worried about their bodies), having a photo taken can be fraught with worry. How we feel about ourselves in photographs can trigger deep emotions which we will explore on the course.

Muskateers  – Albee

Muskateers – Albee

Meet Albee. Albee is one of many volunteers we have to support people’s journey through the Dare Sessions. Albee  has a fierce passion for body image rights and helping others. She is one of the most empathetic, intuitive and intelligent humans we know and we are extremely fortunate to have her as part of the team that Dares!

Advisory Board 1

Advisory Board 1

Ursula says “Our advisory board contains people with off the chart talent, all united to support people on their journey to body confidence and wave goodbye to insecurities preventing individuals from leading their lives to the full. Each person pictured is 100% committed to your development from the start of your body confidence journey until you no longer need us…”

Advisory Board 2

Advisory Board 2

The advisory board is set up to represent all sections of our community. We ensure service users, carers, support workers, GP’s, psychologists and counselors all contribute to making Project Dare the most innovative program it can be with the best results UK wide.

CoolBison – SEO Ninjas

CoolBison – SEO Ninjas

CoolBison have dared to defy Google! They are specialist in getting noticed on Google. They helped us build this site, then get new visitors to it, to help us get our message out there. If you have a good cause they would be happy to help you take the next step read about how they helped here coolbison.co.uk