Birmingham & Solihull Women’s Aid provides services for women and children who have been affected by the experience of domestic violence, rape and sexual abuse.

We are a registered charity (1073926) and a company limited by guarantee (3509538).

We are managed by a Board of volunteer Trustees which is responsible for overseeing the management, financial transactions and decisions, maintenance and development of services and compliance with all duties that a charity and limited company are bound by. Fulfilling the Trustee role involves:

  • Participating in regular reviews of the strategy, core values, aims and objectives of BSWA
  • Ensuring that the organisation of BSWA is such that the charitable objectives can be achieved
  • Monitoring the financial strength of BSWA and ensuring its long term sustainability including approval of annual budgets
  • Reviewing and approving the policies of BSWA
  • Recommending the appointment of auditors to the Annual General Meeting
  • Ensuring that all published reports adequately reflect the services and financial condition of BSWA
  • Assisting in the recruitment and induction of new members of the Board of Trustees

If you are interested in becoming a BSWA Trustee, please Contact Us.