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Aanchal Women’s Aid
We’re a women’s organisation that assists women affected by physical as well as mental, financial, sexual and emotional domestic abuse. Our guiding principle is that we will never turn our back on a woman in need of our help. And we won’t give in to bureaucracy at the expense of real lives.
Advising London
Advising London provide help, support and advice in the areas of housing, debt, benefits, consumer, employment and immigration.
Africa Advocacy Foundation
Africa Advocacy Foundation (AAF) is a regsitered charity founded in 1996 with the aim of supporting and empowering vulnerable and disadvantaged people to access to the resources necessary for the improvement of their health, education and other life opportunities.
AAAS are an independent voluntary organisation based in the London Borough of Southwark providing a free specialist legal service to anyone regardless of nationality or ethnic origin. They provide specialist advice and information service in immigration and nationality to anyone with a query or problem in this area, including asylum seekers and refugees.
AL-HASANIYA Moroccan Women’s Centre
Al-Hasaniya Moroccan Women’s Centre seeks to serve the health, welfare, educational and cultural needs of Moroccan and Arabic-speaking women and their families resident in the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea and London-wide.
Asylum Help
Asylum Help, part of the Migrant Help organisation, provides free independent advice and guidance to asylum seekers across the UK. Migrant Help is a UK charity that has been delivering support services to migrants in the UK since 1963.
Begum & Co Solicitors
We are a voice for the vulnerable, and are dedicated to assisting anyone affected by mental health issues. We help to empower people to exercise their rights.
Breaking Barriers
Refugees seeking work can face significant barriers. Breaking Barriers work with refugees in the UK to break these barriers down and help them find meaningful employment.They offer employability training, work experience and job opportunities.
CAB Southwark Immigration Advice
For specialist Immigration advice we can advise people who have lived in the UK for less than 10 years, and live in the London boroughs of Southwark, Lewisham, Greenwich, Bexley and Bromley.
Eritrean Community Centre
We aim to create a place for the Eritrean community to go and get help, meet other people and participate in activities. We offer advice on a range of issues, eg. immigration, welfare rights and housing.
Ethnic Health Foundation
EHF was founded in 2002 to engage the black and minority ethnic communities in training, health improvement and disease prevention. The formation was occasioned by issues around general health of Black and Minority Ethnic Communities (BMEC) particularly African and African-Caribbean communities which include the statistical increase in admission of young and elderly men and women to acute care setting (hospital) with non-communicable diseases as a result of lack of information, health education and awareness.
Female Prisoners Welfare Project- Hibiscus
Hibiscus Initiatives, formerly FPWP Hibiscus, was set up in 1986 by Olga Heaven MBE to empower and champion the rights of Black, minority ethnic and refugee migrant women serving a custodial sentence, released into the community or returned to their home country.
Freedom from Torture
Freedom from Torture, formerly the Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture, has been working for more than 30 years to provide direct clinical services to survivors of torture who arrive in the UK, as well as striving to protect and promote their rights. Since its inception, over 50,000 individuals have been referred for help.
Gov.uk – Public Services in one place (formerly known as direct gov)
GOV.UK is a United Kingdom public sector information website, created by the Government Digital Service to provide a single point of access to HM Government services.
Guney Londra Dayanisma Dernegi
The relief of poverty, sickness and distress of members of the community particularly those of Cypriot, Kurdish or Turkish decent who are residents in the London by providing such persons with free and confidential advice, assistance, representation, counselling, translating and interpreting services in matter of asylum, immigration, money, debts, welfare benefits, housing, health, education, training and employment.
Helping Hands for Refugees and Disabled
Helping Hands for Refugees and Disabled (UK) is a non-profit disabled led, run by skilled committee members and volunteers dedicated to helping disabled people and socially-disadvantaged people and groups, as well as improving the quality of life and sustaining healthy communities.
Hestia
Hestia Housing & Support was started in 1970 to bring food to the people living on the streets of central London. We now work right across London remaining focussed on those in our communities who are vulnerable and socially excluded.

Home Learning Project – Metropolitan
The Home Learning Project in London provides volunteer English language (ESOL) teachers and learning mentors who give home-based one-to-one English language tuition and support to refugees who are unable to leave their homes, often due to mental health issues arising from trauma experienced in their countries of origin.
IMECE Women’s Centre
IMECE Women’s Centre provides high quality, accessible guidance, information, advice and advocacy on rights and entitlements to enable women to make informed decisions.

The service is for Turkish, Kurdish, Turkish Cypriot any other Turkish speaking women aged 18+