Our Regional Groups

ICF supports nine regional groups for across the UK. Each region is governed by its own committee of elected ICF representatives, who organise events and meetings to provide networking and CPD to local members.

North Scotland

South Scotland

East England

South East England

South West England

Wales / Cymru

Chair / Cadeirydd
Iwan Parry MICFor

Secretary / Ysgrifennydd
Caroline Riches MICFor

Northern Ireland

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