Afghanistan & Central Asian Association

Afghanistan & Central Asian Association

Charity information

Afghanistan & Central Asian Association

The Afghanistan and Central Asian Association delivers support and advice to refugees and asylum seekers from Afghanistan, parts of Asia, Africa and Eastern Europe resident in London.

Founded 2003

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is to:-

    ▪ Advance education, health, and quality of life of Afghan and Central Asian communities in the United Kingdom.
    ▪ Provide Life skills & Citizenship classes.
    ▪ Run Language and other educational classes.
    ▪ Empower the community through enterprise.
    ▪ Raise awareness of general public about Afghanistan and the Central Asian culture, history and their contribution to British
      culture through educational and cultural activities.
    ▪ Alleviate poverty, improve health, isolation and distress.
    ▪ Advance education, preserve and protect the family unity.
    ▪ Promote the human rights of all people, particularly the marginalised, women and children.
    ▪ Help refugees, asylum seekers and victims of human rights abuses through education of our service users and the wider
      public using creative, informal events, formal seminars and training workshops.
    ▪ Provide humanitarian and other essential aid to those in need in Afghanistan
    ▪ Relieve poverty, sickness, distress and preserve and protect the good health of people in Afghanistan and the Asian
     community.
    ▪ Advance Human rights by educating the public about human rights and human rights abuses and improving literacy of the people in Afghanistan.

    Our Priorities are to:-

    The Afghanistan and Central Asian Association aims to be a leader in the support, development and integration of immigrant communities; in particular supporting refugees and asylum seekers from Afghanistan and Central Asia.

  • Aims

    Afghanistan & Central Asian Association aims to:

    • We aim to teach essential modern communication and presentation skills, through ESOL classes, citizenship classes, business training and supplementary schools.
    • Our aims are to educate and empower all our participants, particularly women and children. We wish to equip them with knowledge concerning their heritage, using activities, to raise self esteem.
  • Overview

    Established: February 2003

    Registered Charity Number: 1096908

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 14

    Phone number: 0208 4690723

    Address: Afghanistan and Central Asian Association Unit A5 Hatcham Park Mews Business Centre New Cross London SE14 5QA

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