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Sue Mountstevens visits us in Bridgwater

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We were very pleased to welcome Avon & Somerset PCC, Sue Mountstevens to see our progress in getting our new Bridgwater Women's Centre up and running.  Read More

Somerset Women's Centre

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In 2018 The Nelson Trust secured a building in Bridgwater meaning we can now extend our women's services in Somerset and open a brand new Women's Centre. We have signed the contracts and are waiting to get the keys. None of this would have been possible without our supporters, major grant making trusts and of course Nelson Trust employees and volunteers. Read More

We did it... Big Give 2018!

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We are delighted to announce that with your support we have raised £9,297 through The Big Give website and received £8,000 in donations and pledges off-line towards the Somerset Women's Centre. A grand total of £17,297 has been raised for Somerset Women's Centre and we cannot thank you enough for your support. You helped us spread the message about empowering women and your donations to our campaign made our Somerset Women's Centre a reality. Read More

Spotlight on Substance Misuse

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The Nelson Trust is pleased to have been mentioned in the PCC Spotlight Report. Read More

Women’s Lives, Influencing Change, Wednesday 21st October: a national conference

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As women arrived at the Amnesty HQ Auditorium, the excitement was palpable – this was the first time that professionals, supporters, funders, academics and practitioners had been given the opportunity to inspire each other and share their work, experiences and stories. So what did all these women have in common? Read More

Emily's Halloween Hair Shaving Stunt

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On Saturday 24th October, Emily Mason shaved off all her beautiful hair to raise funds for The Nelson Trust's Women’s Centre that turned her life around. Emily’s friends, family and supporters all turned up for a ‘Bewitching Halloween Night for all the Family’s Monsters’ with lots of sideshows for all the family. Read More

Dedication of Covington House

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Clients and staff joined Stephanie Covington and Lady Edwina Grosvenor to re-name one of our two specialist women’s treatment centres on 21st September. This was a deeply emotional occasion celebrating the power of women supporting women. Read More

Vote for Jo! ISIS Key Worker nominated for national award

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“When the Crown Court judge asked me for my professional opinion before he sentenced my client…that really brought home to me how far I had come!” Read More