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Mental Health Awareness Week – meet the team

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week, and we sat down with Grace our mental health caseworker and casework co-ordinator here at the Centre to talk about her role working with carers. Have you always worked in mental health? Before working at the Carers Centre, I spent several years working in a youth psychiatric unit, and…


We’re recruiting!

Are you a retail professional from either the commercial or not for profit sector looking to make a difference? If so, you could become part of a fantastic joint project between Trafford Carers Centre and Manchester Carers Centre. The two charities help to support unpaid carers who are caring for a loved one, who couldn’t…


Greater Manchester Marathon? Done!

On Sunday 12,000 runners took to the streets of Trafford for the 2015 ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon.  It was such an incredible day, the atmosphere was contagious and all the marshals and supporters did a brilliant job cheering everyone one. On the day, we were up bright and early to fuel up and head down…


Taper Time ( marathon training update)

  Last long runs are done!  The next time I run for more than around an hour will be on race day!  (10 days to go!) It’s taper time, which means only short runs between now and race day.  All the hard work and the long hours of training are done.  I’m passed being nervous…