Ruairi White (they/he) joined NSUN in November 2020 as the Project Manager for NSUN’s Community Constellations programme, supporting user-led groups to connect with each other and build for the future. Ruairi’s role is to identify the needs of user-led groups and create resources to fill those needs. They have a particular interest in progressive funding practices, supporting healthy and sustainable practice within peer-to-peer support, and developing trauma-informed and anti-oppression approaches to safeguarding and risk management in mental health spaces.
He lives in Brighton, where he plays roller derby, knits and watches a lot of horror movies. He is also a peer support facilitator for TRUST, a small network of trans and non-binary people impacted by sexual violence.
Ruairi works Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org