Asian Family Counselling Service
Tel: Tel: 020 8571 3933 or 020 8813 9714
Suit 51, Windmill Place, 2-4 Windmill Lane, Southall, Middlesex, UB2 4NL. Birmingham Office - 1 Hampton Court, George Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 1PU.
Lines open: Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.
Birmingham Office - Tel: 0121 454 1130
Free confidential counselling for Asian couples and families facing stress. No charge for weekday sessions (evenings and weekends please enquire).
Asian People's Disability Alliance
Tel: 020 8903 3231
Suite 1, 3rd Floor Alperton House, Bridgewater Road, Wembley, HA0 1EH
Information, advice, advocacy and respite day care services to Asian people with disabilities.
Asian Women Resource Centre
Tel: 020 8961 6549/ 5701
Runs a UK-wide multi-lingual advice line in six languages for black, minority, ethnic and refugee women and children.
It helps women to find shelter and connects them to key service.
Offers counselling, face to face advice and information sessions, advocacy and domestic violence outreach and support groups.
Black and Asian Therapists Online
62 Hale End, London, E17 4BQ
Directory of Black and Asian therapists across the country.
Chinese Information and Advice Centre
Tel: Telephone Advice Helpline: 0845 313 1868
Lower Ground Floor, London Chinatown Market, 71-73 Charing Cross Road, London, EC2H 0NE
Advice line open: Monday to Friday 10am-6pm
Legal Advice Helpline: 0845 313 1868 - Lines open: Wednesday 10am-3pm
Women's Support Project: 0845 313 1868. Ext. 211
Refugee & Asylum Seeker's Support Project: 0845 313 188 - Lines open: Monday 2pm-5pm/Wednesday 11am-2pm
Provides a range of services for people of Chinese ethnic origin. Staff are able to work with service users in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hakka, Shanghainese, Malay and Fujian.
Chinese Mental Health Association
Tel: Wah Sum helpline: 0854 122 8660 - .
2nd Floor, Zenith House, 155 Curtain Road, London, EC2A 3QY
Monday to Friday 4pm-6pm
Specialises in providing community based mental health assistance and support to Chinese community.
Jewis Women's Aid
Tel: Freephone Helpline: 0808 801 0500
PO Box 2670, London, N12 9ZE
Helpline open: Monday to Thursday 9.30am -9.30pm.
Help and information for women experiencing any form of domestic violence.
Tel: Ring in confidence to the Honour Network Helpline: 0800 599 9247.
PO Box 148, Leeds, LS13 9DB
An Asian men and women's project, that offers support to men, women & couples across the UK for victims of forced marriages & honour based crimes.
An on-line information resource that provides accessible, accurately translated advice and information in the following community languages: Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, English, Farsi, French, Gujarati, Portuguese, Somali, Spanish, , Turkish, and Urdu.
Muslim Community Helpline
Tel: Tel: 020 8904 8193/020 8908 6715.
PO Box 803, Harrow, HA1 9DY
Lines open: Monday to Friday 10am-1pm
Provide any Muslim girl or woman in a crisis with a free, confidential listening service and referral to Islamic consultants, plus practical help and information where required.
Muslim Youth Helpline (MYH)
Tel: Helpline: 0808 808 2008.
18 Rosemont Road, London, NW3 6NE
Lines open: Monday to Friday 6pm-12 midnight /Saturday & Sunday 12pm-12am
Provides a free and confidential service run by young Muslims trained in Islamic counselling skills.
Nafsiyat Intercultural Therapy Centre
Tel: 020 7263 6947.
Unit 4 Clifton House, Clifton Terrace, London, N4 3JP
Lines open: Monday to Thursday 9.30am- 5.30pm
Offers specialised therapeutic help to people from ethnic and cultural minorities and for people in mixed cultural relationships as well as for people for whom cultural matters are an issue. Self- referral - by letter only.
National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC)
Tel: Helpline: 0808 800 5000 (includes Welsh & Asian Helpline Service) Textphone: 0800 056 0566
Weston House, 42 Curtain Road, London, EC2A 3NH
Lines open: Monday to Friday 11am-7pm
Will endeavour to provide a translator service in other languages.
A free 24 hour service which provides counselling, information and advice to anyone concerned about a child at risk of abuse.
Refugee Council ONLINE
Tel: General Enquiries: 020 7346 6700
240-250 Ferndale Road, Brixton, London SW9 8BB
Support and practical help for refugees.
Southall Black Sisters
Tel: Helpline: 020 8571 0800.
21 Avenue Road, Southall, Middlesex, UB1 3BL
Helpline open: Monday to Friday 10am-5pm/closed Wednesday 12.30pm-1.30pm.
Support, counselling, & legal advice offered to women experiencing domestic violence or marital breakdown. Also support for children.