The British and Commonwealth Women's Association was founded in 1962. Membership is open to all women who are, or who are married to, British or Commonwealth nationals. We also have some non British and non Commonwealth members. Please contact us for further membership information.
today to speak English, meet other expats, and to enjoy the company of
like minded people in Paris with whom you can take part in a variety of
You can see a full list of our regular activities here. Please note that some of our activities are not running at the moment in line with current guidelines relating to COVID-19. Details of those activities that are still running can be found on our Calendar and in our members' monthly Newsletter.
In addition to our special activity groups, we also hold weekly meetings for our members to get together. These are usually held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 11 am to 3 pm, but are currently suspended until COVID safety precautions allow.
A monthly Newsletter giving details of activities in the coming month is sent to all members, and a supplementary news sheet is sent approximately every ten days by e-mail with last minute information, news of exhibitions on in Paris, recipes and a reminder of BCWA events that month.
Due to the current health situation we are publishing a list of links that you may find useful at home. For links to virtual Museum/Exhibition tours click here. If you wish to follow a church service from one of the English churches in Paris you can do so on line. Links can be found here.
Do not hesitate to contact us with any questions :
By email (preferred) :
or see the Join us tab .
By post : The British and Commonwealth Women's Association
Maison des Associations du 8e Arrondissement,
Boite 86 - BCWA
28 rue Laure Diebold 75008 Paris .