About Us

The North Eastern Dordogne Women’s Association (NEDWA) was started in September 2009 with 26 potential members meeting for lunch in Coly. We have grown rapidly and now have eight nationalities represented in almost 100 members, all young at heart whether 30 something or 80 something.

Membership increases as friends tell friends, reflecting the demand for a forum where women meet to exchange ideas and network on both a professional and social level. New members can always be sure of a warm welcome, good company and genuine friendship.

Members receive regular email updates of events, or can check out our Facebook page for more information.

Although we are not a fund raising or charity organisation we like to think we are charitable and are, therefore, particularly proud of our achievement helping Alzheimer’s France in 2017.

NEDWA members voted to support Alzheimer’s France as our charity for 2017 so we made contact with the local English speaking group in Bergerac to see what we could do to help.  They agreed to reserve the funds we raised to pay for translations of their various information leaflets into English.

We were delighted when National Alzheimer’s France representatives meeting in Paris were so impressed with our English language leaflets that they asked to be able to use them and roll them out nationwide.

NEDWA was very pleased to be able to help and feel that, for Alzheimer’s France, we really were

“Women making a difference”


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