Working for the community with the community
Heeley City Farm, Richards Road, Sheffield S2 3DT
Tel: 0114 258 0482
Please note: We do not have receptionist at the moment. We do have occasional admin volunteers but the desk may not always be staffed and many of our staff only work part time. Please leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as we can. Thank you for your patience.
Contact the reception desk for general enquiries about the Farm.
Contact Alison the Cafe Manager in The Farm Kitchen if you have any enquiries about menus, dietary requirements, to book a party or hire the venue.
Sharon Claxton is the Garden Centre Supervisor - contact her for all enquiries about garden plants and hanging basket orders. Please note the Garden Centre has no direct line and when emailing please be aware that Sharon only accesses emails once a week so for urgent enquiries it is better to ring.
Aloysius Lalloo is the Supported Learning Manager. Contact Ali if you'd like to arrange a placement or are interested in volunteering with the group.
For information about VSP and other youth training placements on the Farm please contact Julie Blacker
Saskia Peet is our Safe Places coordinator and is working with other partner organisations in Sheffield to combat hate crimes against those with disabilities and/or mental health illness.
Lee Pearse is heading up our new dementia department, along with his brother Andrew, working closely with Sheffield Dementia Action Alliance, Alzheimer's Research UK, Alzheimer's Society, Cerebral Function Unit and their own charity the Valerie Foundation. Lee is also the National Dementia Champion for Alzheimer's Research UK.
If you are planning a group visit to the Farm please contact Ali and they will advise you about planning your trip.
Heeley City Farm is open to volunteers from ages 8 upwards. Without all our brilliant volunteers we couldn't provide half the services we do so if you'd like to get involved please get in touch. Just be aware that there may be a waiting list for some volunteer positions so please be patient; we will contact you when a position becomes available.
Our events and publicity officer is currently off, if you have any enquires about current events, up coming events and any community fundraising questions to the main office
Sally Rodgers is the Heritage Officer at Heeley City Farm - contact Sally for information and events about archaeology, heritage and our Iron Age Roundhouse project.
Shelly is the Project Manager for SYEC. Contact Shelly for info on fuel poverty, alternative energy sources or to arrange a group talk.
Shelly also oversees our volunteer Health and Practice Champions.
If you have any enquires about the large animals on the Farm please contact Sarah Wild.
Heeley City Farm manages over 20 food growing projects across Sheffield, many of them funded by the Big Lottery Fund.
Darrell is our Local Food Growing Manager - contact him for general enquiries about our projects, our courses on organic food growing or for info about Wortley Hall Kitchen Garden.
Nick Horne manages our Meersbrook and Norfolk Park sites including our bee hives.
Dot Rodman manages our family community allotment at Firth Park - contact her for enquiries about opening times and sessions.
Sam Bennett is our DBS administrator - contact Sam for any enquiries about our DBS service.
Gloria Ward & Sam Bennett work in our finance, HR and admin office
John Le Corney is the Farm's Chief Executive and Funding Bid Writer .