The Nelson Trust
Passionate about Recovery.


We did it!

We are delighted to announce that with your support we have raised £9,297 through The Big Give website and recieved £8,000 in donations and pledges off-line towards the Somerset Women's Centre.

Big Give Christmas Challenge

A grand total of £17,297 has been raised for Somerset Women's Centre and we cannot thank you enough for your support.

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Amazon Wishlist

To make it easier to donate we have made an Amazon Wishlist. Anything you wish to donate from it will be sent to our Women's Centre in Gloucester and Swindon where currenly 13 of our women are homeless. Please take a look and donate whatever you can. Thank you! ⭐ More info


Will you help us?

Will you vote for us to have the chance of winning £1,000? Ecclesiastical are offering the chance for 10 different charities to win £1,000 each day starting today and ending the 21st December! More info


Howard League Award for SWOP

SWOP was commended during the 2018 Howard League for Penal Reform Commnuity Awards! More info


Stand up for change!

On Monday 15th October Bishop Rachel hosted an event in the House of Lords.

Leading change to women's judicial systems!

The Bishop of Gloucester's aim is that women given short sentences for non violent offences should be given community- based orders and rehabilitation through women's centers. Watch the video above.


Gloucester Women's Centre wows Minister!

Minister Jackie Doyle-Price and Juliet Lyon visited Gloucester Women's Centre last week. Jackie thought the visit was brilliant and said she was impressed by what she saw and heard

Impressed by visit

A very smiley photo of the visit in the Centre's reception!

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SWOP in DDN News

The Power of Connection describes The Nelson Trust's outreach work and partnerships. Read the full article here: More info