Peckham Befrienders are a Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) befriending service for people with mental health problems. The service is available to people who are currently using SLaM services.
Kindred Minds is a unique mental health project for people from black and minority ethnic (BME) backgrounds in Southwark and nearby areas. We are user-run and user-led project by service users for service users – We are experts by experience.
Latin American Women’s Aid Refuge (LAWA) is a UK charity that supports Latin American and other black and ethnic minority women and children experiencing domestic violence to start a new life and play a fuller role in the community.
London Tigers is an award winning registered charity working with disadvantaged young people, families and women through training, community projects, sports clubs and events in London and beyond.
Adinkra Arts Collective is a multi-media social enterprise organisation based in the UK. They have undertaken projects in Ethiopia, Zanzibar and London. The work collectively with like-minded individuals and organisations, working collectively, for the betterment of African-centred creativity and commerce. Adrinka Arts Collective host local events, including film screenings, and have volunteering opportunities.
BBO (Building Better Opportunities) Women at the Centre is an individualised employability programme for hard-to-reach women. Set up to assist women from 16-65+ from black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds, the programme will take the participants through a structured journey of individualised, culturally sensitive and multi-lingual support.
Lambeth has the highest number of Black people accessing mental health services in the UK. Black Thrive was created to initiate the system change required to see Black residents thrive across the borough.