Women-Accede is a voluntary and community group that prioritises the needs and aspirations of women from all backgrounds especially those from Black and Ethnic Minority groups (BME).

Women AccedeThe funding from the Neil Hudgell Solicitors Trust will cover the purchase of a laptop which will assist in enabling the group to continue to deliver a befriending service for older BME groups in Hull. The service will include an awareness raising launch event, home visits for the elderly, coffee mornings and promotion of more healthy lifestyles. The group currently has 50 members.

“The grant for £350 was spent on a laptop. This has proved invaluable in informing/educating the group especially with regards to the older persons’ coffee morning.”