Cathy Corcoran OBE has been the Chief Executive of the Cardinal Hume Centre based in Westminster since November 2002. She has seen the Centre’s services grow and develop with an annual turnover today in the region of £2.6 million. There are some 63 staff and over 100 volunteers at the Centre, providing a range of services on site including housing, welfare benefits and immigration advice, learning and employment, family support and a hostel for young people. The Centre also hosts a fully- fledged GP surgery which specialises in supporting homeless people. Previously Cathy was International Director at CAFOD, the Catholic development agency. Cathy has served on several Trustee Boards and is currently a Trustee of CSAN (Caritas Social Action Network).