Support Team

Executive Director
Anna Jurak
Phone: (519) 981-1329
Email: info@biawe.com

Anna has a bachelor of science degree in biology, a bachelor of arts degree in psychology and a business diploma. Her background is eclectic, with past employment and volunteer experience in business, law, education and health. She brings all this knowledge and experience to running the programs and operations of BIAWE.

Caregiver Support Group Facilitator, You Are Not Alone Group Facilitator
Danielle Bridges
Phone: (519) 981-1329
Email: goals@biawe.com

Danielle’s background is in Social Work where she has obtained a Master of Social Work degree.  In her professional background she has experience working with people who are living with a brain injury, mental health, addictions, and homelessness.  She is currently employed at the Erie St. Clair LHIN.

Social Coordinator
Rebeca Robinet
Phone: 519-981-1329
Email: social@biawe.com

Rebeca has worked at a local long-term care home for almost 8 years as a Personal Support Worker and is currently in her final year of the Social Service Worker- Gerentology at St. Clair College. She is excited to be the Social Coordinator because she gets to share her passions for creativity and helping others with a group of amazing people.

Volunteer Coordinator
Carolyn Basily
Email: volunteer@biawe.com

Carolyn was a volunteer with BIAWE for several years before taking over the role of Volunteer Coordinator. She currently attends high school. 

Client Services Coordinator
Robin Hodge
Email: clientservices@biawe.com

Robyn graduated with her Masters of Social Work from the University of Windsor and has focused her career working within Windsor and supporting our local community.  Robyn comes to us with experience supporting individuals struggling with chronic disease, mental health, addiction, life transition, and trauma. Robyn has a wealth of experience providing counselling and therapeutic support and she is looking forward to supporting all those who participate in our local BIAWE services and programs.

Community Engagement Coordinator
Sandra Herrera
Email: communityengagement@biawe.com

Sandra Herrera graduated with her Masters of Social Work from the University of Windsor. Sandra brings with her years of experience in the field of Social Work providing children, families and individuals support and guidance as an advocate and an agent of support and change. Sandra has worked with individuals who struggle with mental health, addiction, homelessness, and trauma. She has many years of experience working with individuals who present with complex trauma and dual diagnosis. She is excited to begin this journey with BIAWE and support community members within Windsor and Essex County. 

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