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Who we are

We provide a safe and sensitive place for women and girls to work through their difficulties. All our Staff, Volunteers and Trustees are women.

Therapists, counsellors and support staff

All the Therapists and Counsellors who work here at WCTS are registered or accredited with a professional body such as BACP, UKCP or HCPC or are a trainee working towards one of these under supervison of their training organisation and WCTS. As an organisation, we work within the BACP Ethical Framework.

Board of Trustees

As a charity registered with the Charity Commission, we are led by a voluntary Board of 10 Trustees chaired by Alyson Scott. The Board is currently looking for women with expertise in marketing, charity law or counselling to join. If you are interested in applying, please email Angie Sillett, Members Secretary on


We often have volunteering opportunties in the following areas

  • Trainee Counsellors / Pyschotherapists
  • Spokeswomen
  • Fundraisers

If you are interested in applying to be a volunteer please have a look at our Volunteer Vacancies page.

Become a Volunteer

Information on our volunteer opportunities here

History of WCTS

Formed for women in Leeds in the early 80’s in response to health and social inequalities, WCTS was always a city-centre service. Read about our beginnings here.

Donate now

To donate please visit our secure online donation page on CAF Donate by clicking the button below.

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