Nexus is a charity which offer services and support to people who have been affected by sexual violence in any form, we provide services delivered across three primary sites and over 40 outreach sites and these include; campaigning, educating young people, training professionals and supporting victims via specialist counselling.  In 2019 we offered over 16,000 counselling sessions to survivors of sexual violence as well as providing hundreds of information talks to schools, community groups and professionals across Northern Ireland. We are the lead agency across Northern Ireland delivering services and support to victims of sexual violence and are passionate about tackling the myths and misconceptions that exist around it in society and to ensure that victims and survivors have all the services they need.

Karly Greene Chair

Brenda Kelly Chief Executive

Why Nexus NI is supporting Boardroom Apprentice

“The organisation has had a number of Boardroom Apprentice’s in the past and believe they add value to the existing board and the organisation and also that it is a great opportunity for potential board members to become familiar with the roles and responsibilities of Board Membership.”

Location of Board and Committee Meetings

Nexus Offices 59 Malone Road Belfast or virtually using Teams 

Frequency and timing of board/committee meetings

i.e. Board and Committee meetings are held quarterly. Meetings take place during the day from 0930 – 1400

Bi-monthly Board Meetings, mainly on a Tuesday fro 6-8pm

4 Committees – Audit & Finance, Clinical, Business Development and Nominations, the sub-committees meet quarterly.  Times vary.

Date of Board Meetings (September 2021 – August 2022)

Note- Board and committee meetings have only been set as far as December 2021.  Further dates will be set after the AGM in November 2021:

14 September 2021 – 6-8pm

16 November 2021 – AGM 5-5.30pm

                                  Board meeting – 5.30pm – 7pm

Committee of the Boards and meeting dates (September 2021 – August 2022)

Note- Board and committee meetings have only been set as far as December 2021.  Further dates will be set after the AGM in November 2021:

1 September  4.30pm-5.30pm Staff and HR Committee

7 September 4.30pm – 5.30pm Finance Audit and Risk

8 September 4.30pm – 5.30pm Business Development Committee

13 September 1-2.30pm Clinical Sub Committee