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Afghanistan and Central Asian Association

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Website

http://www.acaa.uk

What this organisation does

Aim to promote and facilitate the integration of newly arrived refugees, asylum seekers and BAME residents through an array of services. These include a dedicated advice clinic to help with matters of housing, immigration, employment, welfare and referrals to legal representation; ESOL for integration classes currently held on Zoom; Women’s project encouraging the empowerment and independence of women; elderly social club to help with loneliness and isolation; supplementary schools for children to help combat barriers to academic achievement and seasonal cultural events.

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Geographical areas covered

Cannock Chase, East Staffordshire, Lichfield & District, Newcastle Under Lyme, South Staffordshire, Stafford & District, Staffordshire Moorlands, Stoke-on-Trent, Tamworth

Services provided

Abuse & Survivor (inc DV) support, Advice / Information / Advocacy / Legal, Housing / Homelessness, Education / Training / Employment, Carer Support, Befriending

Target groups

Asylum Seekers/Refugees, Immigrants, Minority ethnic groups