Alia Syed

Alia Syed

Senior Community Engagement Support Worker

School of Social Work, Care and Community

Harrington Building, HA141

+44 (0) 1772 89 2780

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Alia joined UCLan in 2001 supporting community groups on the substance misuse research programme and since then has been involved in a range of research projects.

She is a community development practitioner with hands-on experience of setting up and managing community based regeneration projects including a health resource centre and a training centre for Asian women. Prior to joining UCLan she was running her own consultancy and training business and has worked in South East Asia and North Africa.


Buffin , Jez , Fehn , Petra , Kelbie , Hayley , Lee, Tina , Price , Diane , Sharp, Karen , Smith , Jacob , Syed , Alia , Wojcik , Anita , Young , Jamie , Young , Mariah , Young , Victoria and Young , Reggie (2011) Tell someone, don't keep it to yourself: a study into the mental health needs of Gypsy and Traveller Communities in Bolton using a Community Engagement Approach. Project Report. School of Social Work, University of Central Lancashire , Lancashire .

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