The Diocese of Chester covers Cheshire, including the Wirral, and parts of Tameside and Stockport
In the Diocese of Chester we have 110 branches with about 3,000 members. We have our own personal worldwide links with six dioceses and have set up a soup kitchen project with Cape Town which receives support from the membership and provides 32 soup kitchens throughout the winter months.
We are involved in a range of different activities both within our diocese and helping with relief work abroad.
Knitted Items, including knitting for Nepal and Fiddle Pinnies
We run a stall at the Cheshire Show
We run parenting courses
Away From It All holidays
Prison visit help at the Young Offenders Institute, Thorn Cross
Virtual babies to educate teenagers
Ouch Pouches containing a mini first aid kit donated to Bridge Foyer in Chester
Some members help local clergy at wedding fairs
Please contact us for more information about joining.
During the 16 Days of Activism hundreds of members of the Mothers’ Union in Grahamstown came together in solidarity to bring attention and awareness the fact that gender based violence will not be tolerated.