• The Welsh Government is committed to tackling this persistent form of inequality for women as well as underpinning our commitment to all victims of domestic abuse. - Carl Sargeant, Minister for Social Justice & Local Government, 25 March 2010
  • Violence against women and girls continues unabated in every continent, country and culture. It takes a devastating toll on women's lives, on their families, and on society as a whole. Most societies prohibit such violence — yet the reality is that too often, it is covered up or tacitly condoned. - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, 8 March 2007
  • Over 20,000 girls under 15 in England & Wales are potentially at risk from all types of female genital mutilation. - A Statistical Study to Estimate the Prevalence of FGM in England & Wales, 2007

Become a Volunteer

Llanelli Women’s Aid Ltd is looking for trustees to join it’s dynamic and forward thinking board. We are a thriving charity and are looking to the future with new developments and exciting opportunities. We are currently looking to recruit trustees onto our Board. The role is voluntary although trustee expenses will be paid as will relevant travel costs. We are looking for a minimum commitment of 4 hours a month.

In particular we are looking for people with experience and/or recognised qualifications in the following areas, although welcome enquiries from all backgrounds.

  • HR
  • Legal
  • Social Care
  • Finance
  • Criminal Justice

Moreover a commitment to the ethos of Llanelli Women’s Aid Ltd and a passion to eradicate domestic abuse is paramount.

To become a volunteer click here for a trustee pack contact us