Afghan Community & Welfare Centre

Afghan Community & Welfare Centre

Charity information

Afghan Community & Welfare Centre

Provide help and support to newly arrived families and individuals including migrants, refugees and asylum seekers which include English languages classes, immigration and benefit support services, weekly social gathering for newly arrived people and daily drop in service for anyone in need.

Founded 2007

  • Mission statement

    Our aim is to promote the welfare and benefit of the Afghan Community in the area and also to encourage and promote community cohesion and integration. There are a number of activities on offer, including advice and information, interpretation and translation to all those who is in need irrespective of their creed, spiritual and political beliefs or their social background.
    Our Mission is to provide a comprehensive advice and referral service for members of our community particularly in the fields of immigration, health, welfare benefits and housing, to promote education amongst the Afghan community, particularly through provision of language classes and a library, to encourage adult education, increase access to employment and enable them to gain confidence by providing language courses and information technology training, to provide leisure and recreation opportunities to members of the community, to improve the social, cultural and religious lives of the our community by organizing cultural and religious events, to detract the Afghan youth from crime by providing social, cultural and educational activities for them.

  • Aims

    Afghan Community & Welfare Centre aims to:

    • the advancement of education and training;?
    • the relief of poverty, sickness and distress; and?
    • the provision of recreational facilities in the interests of social ? welfare with the object of improving their conditions of life;?
  • Overview

    Established: September 2007

    Registered Charity Number: 1152996

    Board members: 4

    Full time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 12

    Phone number: 07944300518

    Address: 17-19 Wednesbury Road, Walsall WS1 3RU

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