Welcoming Hilda Kalap, Managing Director

Hilda Kalap our new managing director smiles alongside our Daisy logo and the words "Welcome Hilda Kalap, Recovery Devon Managing Director"

Recovery Devon are pleased to announce the appointment of Hilda Kalap as Managing Director.

Hilda brings a wealth of experience to the role including lived experience of overcoming mental health challenges. She has held senior management roles within charities such as the British Red Cross, and latterly been part of the strategic partnerships team at Bristol mental health charity Second Step followed by a stint working at Langdon Hospital in Dawlish, the base for inpatient secure mental health services.

“I’m delighted to be joining Recovery Devon at this exciting new chapter in its history.  This organisation shares my passion to champion the voice of lived experience and to challenge stigma and discrimination around mental health,” she said.

Board Member Russ Drayton said: “We welcome Hilda to the team and know her skills and experience are much sought after at this time when many people who are experiencing stress and anxiety seek the hope and understanding Recovery Devon brings through our active engagement with local communities.”

For further information please contact:

hello@recoverydevon.co.uk or phone 07983216793