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Spotlight On: Women Making a Difference

A column profiling organisations based or working in Cardiff West Women Making a Difference has been a respected stakeholder advancing equality in Wales since 2005. It is based at 19 Cathedral Road, Pontcanna. The Women Making a Difference project (WMAD) educates and empowers women across Wales to have the skills, ability, and mind set to become leaders in their communities and decision makers at all levels of public and political life, in particular those women who are under-represented because of the multiple barriers created by their race, religion, disability, age, sexuality and/or their educational attainment, social status and geographic location. Their target audience are women who want to make a difference in their communities but are unsure of where to begin. WMAD transforms the lives of women, building their confidence and skills to take an active role at all levels of their communities and in public life. They empower women to identify themselves as stakeholders in the community, with a vested interest in becoming valuable and valued contributors to a positive culture of inclusion and equality across society. Training Opportunity WMAD’s training courses are free of charge and open to every woman in Wales, Read more [...]