We are a community organisation that is committed to increasing the quality of life for women in the North West of England. Our purpose is to improve mental health and encourage social inclusion by fostering community links, running educational courses and coordinating local events. We are located in Blackburn and also provide an outreach service to reach vulnerable and disenfranchised women in the community.
Please get in touch for more details about community empowerment training in Blackburn.
At the Empower Women’s Group, we provide a number of workshops and classes to help women develop valuable skills that can come in useful at home, in the workplace or in day to day life. All of our courses are run by experts in their field and we aim to nurture those skills that will add real benefit to people’s lives.
Assistance for those looking and applying for jobs.
Help for women who want to improve their ability to use the internet and other computer programmes.
Our English classes aid women who want to progress their English.
Those women who make food at home for the community or those who wish to work in the food sector, will need the right certification which we can provide.
The skills we teach include how to get a bus, making a doctor appointment and many other essential skills to help those women who are marginalized in the community.
We understand that the key to a balanced life is also looking after the body and we provide a number of courses to promote health, happiness and welfare. All of the classes we offer are taught by experienced practitioners, who are more than happy to support all levels of student from beginner to experienced.
Yoga can help improve metabolism, flexibility and strength, it is a great recreational activity to improve the body.
Learning this activity will aid relaxation and help de-stress the mind.
This is another class that will aid rest and relaxation.
Sewing is a productive hobby that can fight depression and anxiety.
If you have loved ones who are experiencing dementia, Alzheimer’s or ADHD, we run classes that will provide knowledge and understanding to help you navigate these, sometimes challenging conditions
Who We Work With
Those who work in the NHS and corporate sector can benefit from learning about marginalized groups in the community and various mental health issues
Our support is geared towards those who are new to the United Kingdom, who feel excluded and need assistance in day to day activities.
We also aim to support and assist those with mental health issues to help manage their conditions and improve wellbeing.
We also understand the importance of bringing people together and hope to encourage inclusivity in the community by running regular events in and around the North West of England. The events we coordinate are always for a good cause and it is through these that we hope to raise awareness of mental health issues, improve cultural understanding and encourage community cohesion.
Get in touch for more information about our community empowerment training in Blackburn.
Latest News And Upcoming Events
We are pleased to announce what is sure to be an amazing evening of fashion, accompanied with a glass of something sparkling and some fancy nibbles.
This years Mayor's Charity Ball theme is Arabian Nights! Saturday 23rd March 2019 Tickets are £30pp available from The Town Hall Accrington.
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