Mothers' Union provides Christian care and support for families, particularly those in difficulties. It is an international charity whose members belong to branches in their local churches.
We provide toys, and run toy corners in Prisons for children visiting their fathers. We give caravan holidays to those in need of a break. Our Contact Centres are used by families where relationships have broken down but both parents are committed to seeing their children.
This October we are starting to hand out cookbooks to new students at the University of Brighton, these have been compiled by members with inexpensive nutrition in mind.
We work at grassroots level,enjoying friendship and prayer time together when we meet, monthly on a Thursday afternoons. However, we are also part of group of 3.6 million Christians in 78 countries working to support marriage and family life.