Tammy Abarno

Consultant

Tammy is a social work professional with 20 years’ public care sector experience in community and hospital settings, focusing on older adults and mental health in particular.  She also has a background in the care sector and considerable experience of legal counsel for older people.

Since joining IPC as a consultant in 2007, Tammy has worked on a huge variety of projects for both local and central government, service users and provider organisations.  A skilled and astute consultant, project worker, researcher, author, trainer and facilitator, her portfolio mostly involves adult social care and housing.  Tammy has considerable experience of service evaluations, service development and change management.

Tammy has developed a number of projects and publications on the Care Act and the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act.  Tammy has a seven-year track record in managing national consultancy networks and currently manages the IPC Partnership Programme and our workshop programme.