Paige Hammond

Respite Coordinator

Paige is our Respite Coordinator! Paige has been with Empowered since 2020, starting out as a Support Worker. During her time at Empowered, Paige has completed her Mental Health First Aid training, been a team leader and worked with many of our Participants at The Space, 1:1 and even on respite support.

On the weekend Paige enjoys playing and watching netball. Paige is a huge NSW Swifts supporter and enjoys travelling down to Sydney for games when she can.

The Rest Of The Team

Jonathon Power

Managing Director

Bachelor of Psychological Science

Mark Ward

Service Manager

Certificate IV in Human Resouces

Annika Howe

Support Coordination Manager

Bachelor of Social Science

Rachel Lowe

Events Coordinator

Diploma in Event Management

Lilliana Botham

Administration Officer

Tanika McDonnell

Support Coordinator

Certificate IV in Mental Health

Claudia Keeton

Support Coordinator

Bachelor of Psychological Science

Lily Ryan

Trainer and Assessor

Adrian Solomons

Support Coordinator

Bachelor of Social Science

Brad McDonell

Team Leader

Certificate IV in Disability

Rose Cousins

Team Leader

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)

Ryan Wilks

Team Leader

Certificate III in Individual Support

Maddison Downie

Team Leader

Hannah Lavis

Rostering Coordinator

Current Capacity


Community Access & Capacity Building

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Support Coordination

0 Participants

Specialist Support Coordination

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School Leavers Employment Program

0 Participants

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Team Leaders

Participants receiving Community Access and Capacity Building Supports will be assigned a Team Leader. Our Team Leaders can help with tracking participant goals, developing strategies to assist with support, communicating strategies with staff, and developing reports progress reports. Team Leaders will be charged under the Non-face-to-face line item as necessary.

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Participants with more than 20 hours of support per month may be charged an establishment fee when entering the service.