Meet the team.......

Managing Director - Samantha Yeadon Msc Dementia, PgDip, BSc, DipHE, CTLLS

Sam has been managing care homes and services for those living with dementia for over 20 years. She is passionate about the individuals that she supports. Sam believes that it is time to dispel with the doom and gloom about a dementia diagnosis and start looking at the best ways for those living with dementia and their families to start living well, in a Different way.

Different Care is a member of the Liverpool Dementia Action Alliance (LDAA) and Samantha represents the company in the alliances co-ordinating group.

For more information on the LDAA please see our Dementia page.

Training & HR Director - Markco Yeadon. PgDip, BSc, PTLLS 

Bringing over 25 years experience as a coach/trainer to Different Care.  He is a qualified accelerated learning coach with the ILM and certified professional coach through the international coaching academy.  Markco ensures that our staff are always up to date with mandatory and specialised training, and that our staff are fully supported in their on-going training and professional personal development, to the highest standards

Deputy Manager - Emma Wilkinson. L5 Health & Social Care Diploma

Emma has been in the care sector for over 15 years, she has managed homecare services in the past. Emma has her Level 3 Health and Social Care and is working towards her Level 5 in Health and Social Care Management.

Emma supports the team out in the field and assists with rotas, care planning, pre assessments and training.

Senior Carer - Michelle Mather. L3 Health & Social Care Diploma

Michelle has been with us for over a year now, she has great knowledge of our service users and has gained the respect of the rest of the team. If any of the team need assistance Michelle is always there to support, that's why we felt that it was time she was promoted and we are delighted to support Michelle with the upward trajectory of her career. Michelle has proven to be respectful, polite, knowledgeable and most of all our service users really like her and often ask for her to work with them. She has been over the past year inducting new staff and has just recently completed her Medication Train the Trainer course so she can now assist the service with delivering medication training to staff and to be our medication champion out in the field. Well done Michelle xx

Senior Carer - Johanne Brock. L3 Health & Social Care Diploma

Jo has been with us for almost a year, she like Michelle has great knowledge of our service users and the team love working with Jo. Jo Like Michelle takes the on call duties and is completing her level 3 Health and Social Care Diploma. Both Michelle and Jo will be going through a comprehensive senior carer and leadership course in the next couple of months when we can start training again. This course has been developed by Samantha and Markco who have been leading teams for a combined 50 years. 

Well done Jo well deserved promotion xx