Labour Peer in the House of Lords and member of the Parliamentary Delegation to the Council of Europe
Course: PGCE, Education, 1962; BA, French Language & Literature, 1961
Doreen may be of interest to students of Social Work, Social Policy, Education or Languages, or those interested in careers in health, social care, policy or campaigning.
Health education specialist Baroness Doreen Massey has been a Labour member of the House of Lords since 1999 and is a former teacher and education advisor, graduating from the University of Birmingham with a BA in French Language and Literature and a PGCE in Education. She was the Director of Family Planning Association from 1989-1994 and has published a range of books and training resources on health and sex education. She co-chairs the APPG on Young People’s Health and is also on the UK delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe which she chaired for two years. Baroness Massey is also a patron of several children’s charities, of a women’s refuge in North London and the Child Trafficking Centre at the University of Bedfordshire.
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