Amber Training, Advisory & Support Services

Amber Training, Advisory & Support Services

Charity information

Amber Training, Advisory & Support Services

1. To advance education and relieve financial hardship amongst those seeking asylum, those granted refugee status and immigrants and their dependants in need thereof in the London Borough of Hounslow and surrounding areas by the provision of legal and other advice and information to advance them in life and assist them to adapt within a new community.
2. To develop the capacity and skills of the members of the socially and economically disadvantaged community of the London Borough of Hounslow in such a way that they are better able to identify, and help meet, their needs and to participate more fully in society.
3. The promotion of equality and diversity for the public benefit in the London Borough of Hounslow by:
(a) advancing education and raising awareness in equality and diversity; and
(b) promoting activities to foster understanding between people from diverse backgrounds.
(c) determined to provide comprehensive advice and support to people by networking, signposting, partnership work in enhancing employment rights and conditions , health & safety, welfare benefit issues, hate crimes, anti social behaviour, housing and life in the UK.
(d) committed to providing these services by giving advice, representation, advocacy, being litigant friendly, providing support in a language friendly and culturally issues in a sensitive manner and environment.

Founded 2008

  • Mission statement

    Our aim is to advance education and relieve financial hardship amongst those seeking employability opportunities, seeking asylum, those granted refugee status and immigrants and their dependants in need thereof in the London Borough of Hounslow and surrounding areas by the provision of legal and other professional advice and information to advance them in life and assist them to adapt within a new community. We also intend through our services to develop the capacity and skills of the members of the socially and economically disadvantaged community of the London Borough of Hounslow in such a way that they are better able to identify, and help meet, their needs and to participate more fully in society. Our current activities are: •Advice and advocacy support on welfare benefits, immigration, housing, employment, consumer rights, Bookkeeping, Payroll, BTEC Security Qualifications, Diploma level 2 & 3 in Health and Social Care, International English Language Testing System, After school Tuition for disengaged young people at all the Key Stages levels in Maths, English, Science as well as Economics, French and other disadvantaged communities especially children of “Hard to Reach” groups such as Parents of Asylum Seekers, Refugees having English language barriers and Parents with Mild Disabilities and those with Mild to Moderate Mental Health problems•Walk in Services CV writing, preparing for job interviews, sign posting service to other appropriate organisations for support

  • Aims

    Amber Training, Advisory & Support Services aims to:

    • To advance education and relieve financial hardship amongst those seeking asylum, those granted refugee status and immigrants and their dependants in need thereof in the London Borough of Hounslow and surrounding areas by the provision of legal and other advice and information to advance them in life and assist them to adapt within a new community.
    • To develop the capacity and skills of the members of the socially and economically disadvantaged community of the London Borough of Hounslow in such a way that they are better able to identify, and help meet, their needs and to participate more fully in society.
    • The promotion of equality and diversity for the public benefit in the London Borough of Hounslow by: (a) advancing education and raising awareness in equality and diversity; and (b) promoting activities to foster understanding between people from diverse backgrounds. (c) determined to provide comprehensive advice and support to people by networking, signposting, partnership work in enhancing employment rights and conditions , health & safety, welfare benefit issues, hate crimes, anti social behaviour, housing and life in the UK. (d) committed to providing these services by giving advice, representation, advocacy, being litigant friendly, providing support in a language friendly and culturally issues in a sensitive manner and environment.
  • Overview

    Established: June 2008

    Registered Charity Number: 1124304

    Board members: 5

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 5

    Volunteers: 15

    Phone number: 02085727473

    Address: UNIT1, 1ST FLOOR, RED LION COURT, ALEXANDRA ROAD, HOUNSLOW TW3 1JS

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