Help for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Survivors and Children 

Anyone from any race, religion or country can experience Domestic Abuse. We are here to help, support and advice you.

 

However, we understand that sometimes you would like to speak with someone from your community so here is a list of other agencies (in alphabetical order) that may be useful: 

Chinese Information & Advice Centre

Phone:             08453 131 868 / 020 7692 3697 (Monday to Friday, 10.00am to 6.00pm)

Email:              info@ciac.co.uk 

Website:         www.ciac.co.uk

 

 

Friends, Families and Travellers

A charity who seek to end racism and discrimination against Gypsies, Travellers and Roma,

Phone:             01273 234 777

email:              fft@gypsy-traveller.org

 

IKWRO - Farsi, Arabic, Kurdish, Dari, Turkish and English

IKWRO confidentially helps Middle Eastern women and girls (Iranian, Kurdish, Arab, Afghan and Turkish) with issues including domestic violence, “honour” based violence, forced marriage, female genital mutilation, separation and divorce, child custody, housing and benefits. 

Call:                 07846 310157 for Farsi, Dari, Turkish (24 hrs) 07846 275246 for Kurdish or Arabic (24 hrs)

Website           www.ikwro.org.uk

 

Immigration Advice Service

Call:                 0844 887 0111

Email:              info@iasservices.org.uk

Website:         www.iasservices.org.uk/

 

Jewish Women’s Aid

Call:                 0808 801 0500 (9.30am - 9.30pm - Monday to Thursday)

Website:          www.jwa.org.uk

 

Karma Nirvana

Karma Nirvana is a UK registered Charity that provides confidential support to victims and survivors of Forced Marriage and Honour Based Abuse. 

Phone:             0800 5999 247 

Website:        www.karmanirvana.org.uk/help-me
 

Kiran: Asian Women’s Aid

The Kiran Project was set up in 1990 to meet the needs of women from the Indian sub-continent & the wider Asian community experiencing domestic violence.

Phone:           020 8558 1986

Email:              Kiran.admin@kiranproject.org.uk

Website:        www.kiranproject.org.uk/ 

 

Newham Asian Women’s Project

Phone:            020 8472 0528 (Monday – Friday, 9.30am-5.30pm)

Email:              info@nawp.org

 

One Voice 4 Travellers

Working Nationally as a voice of women, children and young people and families from the Gypsy and Traveller communities to reduce violence in a sustainable way

Website:        www.onevoice4travellers.org.uk

 

Polly Anna Venture

A joint project between the Traveller Movement and Solace Women’s Aid. Provides 6-week group work for women experiencing domestic & sexual abuse 

Email:              women@traveller.org.uk 

Phone:             020 7607 2002

 

Solace Women’s Aid Irish & Irish Traveller Outreach

Irish and Irish Traveller Outreach and Resettlement service offers practical and emotional support to Irish and Irish Traveller women and children affected by domestic and sexual violence living in the community. 

Phone:            0808 802 5565

Email:              advice@solacewomensaid.org

Southall Black Sisters - English, Hindi, Punjabi, Gujarati and Urdu

Southall Black Sisters provides confidential information, advice, advocacy, practical help, counselling and support to Asian, African-Caribbean and other minority women and children experiencing domestic and sexual violence including forced marriage, dowry abuse and honour crimes.  

Phone:             0208 571 0800 (Monday to Friday, 10am – 5pm)

Website:          www.southallblacksisters.org.uk

 

ESDAS means to me 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The calm in a storm,

Give you hope when you feel hopeless.

Give you strength when you feel weak.

Listen to you, believe you and save you.

A Survivor