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Mothers' Union Diocese of Monmouth


Welcome to the Mothers’ Union in the Diocese of Monmouth. As Mothers’ Union we work together to further God’s work as we seek to provide love and support to all families no matter their shape or size.

We work across the whole of Monmouthshire, Newport and the South Wales valleys to provide the support needed to bring the love of God to all. We work both at branch and diocesan level through the activities we provide with our many projects. Prayer and bible study underpins all our work, including that with our Link Dioceses, both in this country and overseas. We provide quiet days and retreats for our members to enable them to spend time together in prayer and meditation. The only criteria for membership is that you have been baptised in the name of the Trinity.

Our Work

  • Arranging holidays for those who have a need through our ‘Away From It All’ holiday scheme
  • Working with the hospital Chaplains to support parents of premature and still born babies.
  • Providing toiletries and other items for those admitted to hospital in an emergency
  • Knitting and sewing blankets, angel pockets, syringe bags, and Fiddle Pinnies, Twiddle Muffs, for hospital patients, including those suffering from Dementia
  • Providing books and toys for the children’s ward at our local hospitals
  • Volunteering at a local Contact Centre
  • Joining in Sunday worship and fellowship in our local prison
  • Providing toiletries for prisoners, plus Christmas and Easter cards. Providing toys for their children and play equipment for the Visitor Centre
  • Campaigning on behalf of those suffering from gender based violence.

Living in the Diocese? Then please do get in touch. There are many forms of membership available whatever your marital status, whether you are male or female, ordained or lay and we would love to welcome you.



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Contact details

19, Cromwell Road
NP11 7AF
United Kingdom
Primary contact: Diocese of Monmouth
Telephone: 07977597326
Province: Wales

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