PROMOTING SOCIAL INCLUSION IN THE LIVE'S OF WIDOWS/WIDOWERS

Losing a life partner at any age is heart breaking! Enjoy our love & empathy instead.

We know the pain and challenges you face.We are here to support you.

We believe if we can support empathy and love in widows(ers) we can change the entire world and make it a better place.

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The widows empowerment trust team working with NCS Age 15-17 by empowering young people and promoting volunteering opportunity and raise awareness of issues facing widows and widowers.working with young people is a way of bridging the  gap between the old and young by using our intergenerational event. 

Summer Program with National Citizen Service(NCS)

Building young volunteers self esteem & Confidence

Providing volunteering opportunities for young people age 15-17 help to build stronger community!



Working in collaboration with the NCS age 15-17 this summer would help to reduce anti social behaviour,  providing life skills to improved employability, improve health and well being and help to Promote Social Inclusion 

Volunteering opportunities such as

1. Engaging young volunteers to work with our service users, with creativity activity and karaoke dance

2. Engaging young volunteers with our fund raising events such as bag packing 

3. Young volunteers raising awareness about loneliness and Isolation facing widows & widowers at city centre 

4. Organising event such as 'Never too Old to play' older generation versus younger generations

5. Raising awareness in the community about our  workshops

6. Organizing sponsorship event such as walk, cake sales etc


Challenges for the young people in a team of 13 each. Categorise into 5 waves 13 each in wave.

Our services

Befriending/Home visit

One of the ways we try to tackle social isolation & loneliness in widows.is through our befriending/homevisit. were volunteers visit or speaks to widows on the phone.

Meal out/day out trip

Our meal out/day trip encourage widows to connect with other to build their  confident & self esteem.This help to promote social inclusion, stronger community & social skills.

GET INVOLVED

Our volunteers play a wide range of vital roles within The widows Empowerment Trust,providing emotional,practicle & social support to help tackle loneliness & isolation facing widows.Support our office team with project work or administration and raising funds.

Pampering Session[Spa]

Our widows enjoy our pampering session (Spa) such as Jacuzzi,steamer & sauna.it help to build their social skills & promoting healthy lifestyle.

Celebrating Key Date

Our key dates connect  widows(ers)together in our community and wider communities

Education and Training

Volunteer training/Delivering workshop such as Sewing,Knitting,crochet,Art & craft are another ways we tackle isolation & loneliness facing widows.

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SUPPORTING WIDOWS/WIDOWERS WITH DEMENTIA(ALZHEIMERS)

OUR FOOD BANK IS SUPPORTED BY TESCO

SUPPORT THE FOOD BANK TO BUILD A STRONGER COMMUNITY

REACH OUT TO THE COMMUNITY

WITH THAT'S TV NEWS TO DISCUSS OUR WORK AND UP COMING EVENT

PARACHUTE FOR THE WIDOWS EMPOWERMENT TRUST 28TH JULY AND EXPERIENCE THE THRILL OF A LIFETIME WITH AN EXHILARATING TANDEM SKYDIVE AND RAISE VITAL FUND FOR THE WIDOWS EMPOWERMENT TRUST! RAISE THE MINIMUM SPONSORSHIP AND JUMP FOR FREE! 

A DONATION OF COSMETIC FROM TESCO TO THE WIDOWS EMPOWERMENT

MAKE UP IS A CHOICE AND CAN BRING OUT THE BRIGHTNESS IN YOU!

TOGETHER WE CAN BUILD A STRONGER COMMUNITY

WE ARE DETERMINED TO BRING BACK SMILES AGAIN!

TESTIMONY AND CASESTUDY

POSITIVE FEED BACK FROM OUR LOCAL COUNCILLORS

OUR  RED CARPET CHRISTMAS PARTY CELEBRATION 2017 AT THE IRISH CENTRE.

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OFFICE ADDRESS

THE WIDOWS EMPOWERMENT TRUST:WILSON HOUSE,MONSALL ROAD,MANCHESTER.M40 8WN

OPEN HOURS

Mon

09:00 – 17:00

Tue

09:00 – 17:00

Wed

09:00 – 17:00

Thu

09:00 – 17:00

Fri

09:00 – 17:00

Sat

Closed

Sun

Closed

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 We need your donation to carry out our good wokwork putting a smile on widows & widowers face . Your generous donation would make a difference in someone's life. Every little help matters to us. Empathy would make the world a better place.

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