TEAM

Hesed’s team is multidisciplinary and multi-ethnic and is made up of over 90 specialists (psychologists, social workers, educators, mediators, doctors, collaborators from the Roma community).

Д-р Елена Кабакчива, председателDr. Elena Kabakchieva, Chair

Д-р Силвия Василева, зам.-председателDr. Sylvia Vassileva, Vice Chair

You can find a full list of our team members below.

  • FOUNDERSBOARD MEMBERS
    Elena KabakchievaElena Kabakchieva
    Tsvetina ArsovaTsvetina Arsova
    Dragomira ShulevaDragomira Shuleva
    Anastas MihaylovAnastas Mihaylov
    Marta DyavolovaMarta Dyavolova
    Nikola YordanovNikola Yordanov
    Krasimira DenkovaZornitsa Stoichkova
    Desislava Valova
  • Central office
    Boyan VassilevMethodologist, Project Coordinator, Psychologist
    Zornitsa StoichkovaMethodologist, Project Coordinator, Social worker
    Savka Savova PhDMethodologist, Project Coordinator, Psychologist
    Rayna DimitrovaProgram Coordinator, Master of Intercultural Studies
    Velika Peterson, MPAProgram Development, PR
    Dragomir PadeshkiExpert, Psychologist
    Mihail MihaylovField Assistant, Psychologist
    Elena StatevaPedagogist
    Anna DimitrovaCommunications Expert
      
    MID Centre Papanchev, Fakulteta neighbourhood
    Elena BarakovaDirector of Center, Psychologist
    Albena DragievaPreschool Educator
    Valentina BrailaPsychologist
    Kirilka KirilovaSocial worker
    Fani AleksievaSocial worker
    Daniela ManovaSocial work Assosiate
    Snezhana AtanasovaSocial work Assosiate
    Galina AsenovaTeaching Assistant
    Radostina MihailovaTeaching Assistant
    Trayanka DimitrovaTeaching Assistant
    Rosen DimitrovFacility Maintenance
    Ani KalchevaCleaning and sanitation
    Lilyana DimitrovaCleaning and sanitation
      
    MID Centre Suhodolska, Fakulteta neighbourhood
    Emilia MikovaDirector of Center, Clinical Psychology, Social Work
    Tsvetina Ivanova-ShindarskaPsychologist
    Radoslava DushkovaPedagogist
    Galia StefanovaPedagogist
    Adelina TashkovaSocial worker
    Mishel EmanuilovaSocial worker
    Polina GeorgievaSocial worker
    Trayana AtanasovaSocial worker
    Marinela YanevaSocial worker
    Alexandra StefanovaHealth Assistant
    Petya PetrovaHealth Assistant
    Zhanet StefanovaSocial work Assosiate
    Neli TraykovaSocial work Assosiate
    Tsetska AsenovaSocial work Assosiate
    Ani ManovaTeaching Assistant
    Mitka MihaylovaTeaching Assistant
    Sophche AtanasovaTeaching Assistant
    Maria SlavchevaCleaning and sanitation
    Rayna AsenovaCleaning and sanitation
    Tsetska IlievaCleaning and sanitation
      
    MID Centre Filipovtsi, Filipovtsi neighbourhood
    Milena Kyurkchiiska-KirilovaDirector of Center, Clinical social worker
    Teodora BochukovaPsychologist, Family Therapist
    Gabriela IvanovaPsychologist
    Ventsislava ToshevaPedagogist
    Megan KrastevaPedagogist
    Maria EnchevaTeaching Assistant
    Rumyana AsenovaTeaching Assistant
    Desislava Kuceva Psychologist
    Nadya Raycheva Social worker
    Nadya IvanovaSocial worker
    Nadya ElmazovaSocial work Assosiate
    Stefka IlievaTeaching Assistant
    Stephani Zifridova Field Associate 
    Maria BorisovaCleaning and sanitation
    Dimitar RaichevFacility Maintenance
      
    Hub “Hristo Botev”, Hristo Botev neighbourhood
    Nataliya LappoPedagogist
    Ivelina KorestilovaSocial worker
    Lyubka VasilevaEducational Mediator
    Teodora GeorgievaEducational Mediator
      
      
    Together – healthy baby, healthy future (Nurse Family Parthership – Bulgaria)
    The program is implemented in partnership with the Trust for Social Achievement – Licensee for Bulgaria
    Vera NikolaevaSenior nurse
    Elena GeorgievaNurse
    Neli TasevaNurse
    Plamena GyurovaNurse
    Sevda HristovaNurse
    Zdravka AngelovaHealth Assistant
    Katya NaidenovaHealth Assistant
  • MID Centre Kyustendil
    Denitsa AtovaDirector of Center, Social worker
    Teodora FetinovaPsychologist
    Daniela StoyanovaSocial worker
    Milena AtanasovaSocial worker
    Anelia IlchovaSocial work Assosiate
    Zoya DimitrovaSocial work Associate
    Zhaklina SashevaTeaching Assistant
    Sashka YordanovaTeaching Assistant
    Stefka KostovaCleaning and sanitation
  • MID Centre Samokov
    Eliza StanoevaEarly childhood Development Expert
    Veronika AsenovaYouth Activities Specialist
    Emilia YankovaField Assosiate, Educational Mediator
    Irena BoyanovaField Assosiate, Educational Mediator
    Nataliya DarinovaField Assosiate, Educational Mediator
    Ofelia SadkovaSocial Activities Specialist
    Marian MinchevEducational Mediator
    Valentina Ivanova – YarevaSocial worker
    Georgi SimitchievSocial worker
  • Dr. Nikola Poptodorov

    Gynecologist

    Dr. Krasimira Bainova

    Pediatrician

    Elena Georgieva

    Nurse

    Dr. Elena Petrova

    Dermatovenerologist, Clinical Laboratory Assistant

  • Elena IlievaChief Accountant
    Elena PetkovaAccountant
    Spaska PavlovaAssistant Accountant
  • Nikolay DragovConsultant
    Prof. Jeffrey A. KellyMedical College of Wisconsin, USA
    Prof. Alexander TodorovPrinceton University, USA
    Dr. Aneta PopivanovaNeonatology, National Consultant
    Dr. Galina MarkovaSocial work
    Dr. Dimo StanchevPsychiatry, Psychotherapy, Organisational Consultant
    Dr. Zlatka MihovaPsychology, Family Therapist
    Georgi KamovDesign Thinking and Social Innovation
    Elina ZhelevaDesign Thinking and Social Innovation
    Slavka Eberhart-Garah, MBAMarketing and Communications
    Galabina TarashoevaPsychiatry, Psychotherapist
    Dr. Kimon  GanevPsychiatry, Psychotherapist
    Dr. Plamen DimitrovPsychology, Organisational Consultant
    Haralan AleksandrovSocial Anthropologist
    Yulia PopovaChild Psychology

    The Health and Social Development Foundation has worked with over 40 consultants from different fields.