Meet the Empowered Connectors

2022-05-13T12:03:14+00:00

Empowered Conversations has launched a new programme that is set to increase support for people caring for loved ones living with dementia from their peers.    The Empowered Connectors programme invites carers who have been on the Empowered Conversations journey – whether that’s attending our communications course or receiving one-to-one support – to share their [...]

Meet the Empowered Connectors2022-05-13T12:03:14+00:00

Local Team Launch Research on Helping Carers for People Living With Dementia

2022-04-21T15:51:10+00:00

The Empowered Conversations team has secured National Institute for Health and Care Research funding to run a research trial in Greater Manchester.  Families of people living with dementia are being invited to join the trial and sign up for an Empowered Conversation Communication Course.  The course offers Carers a space to pause, reflect and re-connect [...]

Local Team Launch Research on Helping Carers for People Living With Dementia2022-04-21T15:51:10+00:00

Back in the Boats : Dementia Action Week

2022-04-12T16:29:35+00:00

After a two year ‘gap’ we’re getting back in the boats for the Annual Age UK Salford Boat Race. The event will take place during Dementia Action Week on Saturday 21st May, 1 – 5pm at Helly Hanson Watersports Centre on Salford Quays.   The day includes boat races, stalls, the Salford Angels WI Cake stall, [...]

Back in the Boats : Dementia Action Week2022-04-12T16:29:35+00:00

Meet Our Research Associate

2022-04-06T07:57:39+00:00

Cassie Eastham joined the Empowered Conversations Research team at the University of Manchester in November 2021. Tell us a bit about your background. I’m an occupational therapist by profession and have spent the last 10 years working in the Wigan Later Life and Memory Service. How did you start working with the Empowered Conversations trial? [...]

Meet Our Research Associate2022-04-06T07:57:39+00:00

WOW, Just Wow!

2022-04-06T07:58:20+00:00

My name is Karen and I'm a newly trained facilitator with Empowered Conversations.  I attended two Empowered Conversations courses over a couple of years to help support me with my mum.  My mum has Parkinson’s and Dementia with Lewy Body disease.  I quickly saw just how beneficial the course was and how it could help [...]

WOW, Just Wow!2022-04-06T07:58:20+00:00

Meet Vicky – new Empowered Carers team member

2022-03-24T11:46:18+00:00

Meet Vicky a new member of the Empowered Carers team who will be working with family Carers in Bolton.  Here Vicky tells us more about her passions and why she wanted to join the team. What attracted you to the Empowered Carers role? Everything! The role is about building trusting therapeutic relationships, by offering a [...]

Meet Vicky – new Empowered Carers team member2022-03-24T11:46:18+00:00

Meet Mike – new Empowered Carers team member

2022-03-30T08:34:57+00:00

Meet Mike a new member of the Empowered Carers team who will be working with family Carers in Bolton.  Here Mike tells us more about his passions and why he wanted to join the team.   What attracted you to the Empowered Carers role? I have a passion for psychology with a particular interest in the [...]

Meet Mike – new Empowered Carers team member2022-03-30T08:34:57+00:00

Meet Judith – new Empowered Carers team member

2022-03-24T11:37:02+00:00

Meet Judith a new member of the Empowered Carers team who will be working with family carers in Bolton.  Here Judith tells us more about her passions and why she wanted to join the team.   What attracted you to the Empowered Carers role? I was very impressed by the Empowered Conversation resources for carers [...]

Meet Judith – new Empowered Carers team member2022-03-24T11:37:02+00:00

Empowered Carers in Bolton

2022-03-24T11:31:37+00:00

Empowered Carers expands its service into Bolton to support more family Carers We are delighted to be launching Empowered Carers in Bolton this April to work with family Carers who are supporting loved ones living with dementia. Empowered Carers provides one-to-one support to people of all ages who are caring for someone with dementia – [...]

Empowered Carers in Bolton2022-03-24T11:31:37+00:00

Empowered Connectors for Carers

2022-02-24T08:23:19+00:00

Empowered Conversations has launched a new programme that is set to increase support for people caring for loved ones living with dementia from their peers.  The Empowered Connectors programme invites carers who have been on the Empowered Conversations journey - whether that’s attending our communications workshops or receiving one-to-one support - to share their experiences [...]

Empowered Connectors for Carers2022-02-24T08:23:19+00:00
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