Nicola joined Sheffield Women’s Aid as a Trustee on the Board of Directors in January 2017. She currently holds the position of vice chair. Nicola is a Matrimonial Solicitor at Norrie, Waite and Slater specialising in assisting survivors of domestic abuse and has 10 years experience of working within the legal field. It was through her work as a solicitor that she felt the need to become more actively involved in assisting survivors of domestic abuse and ensuring that they can easily access the support they need to feel safe and secure. Nicola says “I feel that it is really important that survivors of domestic abuse have their needs met both in the short and long term. Sheffield Women’s Aid provide an outstanding amount of support. I am very proud to be involved with such an amazing organisation”.