Cross Party Group

Women's Health




Cross Party Group on Women’s Health



1.    To highlight women’s health issues including but not limited to abortion, sexual health, other gynecology issues and the menopause.

2.    To provide regular updates on equitable access to women’s health services across Wales

3.    To facilitate better partnership and collaboration with

·         NHS providers

·         Voluntary organisations advocating on issues linked to women’s health

4.    To highlight new research and expertise on women’s health issues.

5.    To provide an open  forum for members to raise issue and explore collaborative work.





Chair: Jenny Rathbone AM


Secretary: Rachel Clarke


Next meeting


Date: Wednesday 12 February 2020


Time: 12:00 – 13:00


Location: Conference Room B, Tŷ Hywel


Cross-Party Group Documentation:


Minutes of previous meetings


Annual Reports and Financial Statements




Contact information

Rachael Clarke


  • Jenny Rathbone MS
  • Dawn Bowden MS
  • Suzy Davies MS
  • Helen Mary Jones MS
  • Joyce Watson MS
  • Kate Bayliss - Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
  • Lesley Blower - Abortion Rights Cardiff
  • Rachael Clarke - British Pregnancy Advisory Service
  • Ro Cutmore - British Pregnancy Advisory Service
  • Dr Amanda Davies - Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board
  • Bronwen Davies - Abortion Rights Cardiff
  • Dr Jane Dickson - Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
  • Dr Madhusree Ghosh - Hywel Dda University Health Board
  • Jackie Jones - Wales Assembly of Women
  • Chris Newman - Abortion Rights Cardiff
  • Helen O'Sullivan - Abortion Rights Cardiff
  • Helen Rogers - Royal College of Midwives Wales
  • Vivenne Rose - British Pregnancy Advisory Service
  • Dr Caroline Scherf - Cardiff and the Vale & British Society of Abortion Care Providers
  • Alison Scouller - Abortion Rights Cardiff
  • Dr Olwen Williams - Betsi Cadwaladr Health Board
  • Rhianydd Williams - TUC Wales
  • Suzanne Williams - Cwm Taf University Health Board



Partners & Help