Asian Family Counselling Service
Tel: 020 8813 9714 Birmingham office 0121 454 1130 Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Suit 51, Windmill Place, 2-4 Windmill Lane, Southall, Middlesex, UB2 4NL Birmingham office: 1 Hampton Court, George Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 1PU
Individual, couple and relationship counselling for all members of the South Asian communities above the age of 16. Also see couples where one partner is Asian.
Asian People's Disability Alliance
Tel: 020 8459 1030
Day Care and Development Centre, Alric Avenue off Bruce Road, London NW10 8RA
Information, advice, advocacy and respite day care services to Asian people with disabilities.
Asian Women's Resource Centre
Tel: 020 8961 6549
108 Craven Park, Harlesden, London NW10 8QE
Runs a UK-wide multi-lingual advice line in six languages for black, minority, ethnic and refugee women and children. Tackles issues relating to abuse, including domestic and sexual violence, forced marriages, honour based violence and trafficking, and the many interrelated issues such as homelessness, welfare benefits, child contact and immigration.
Tel: 24 hour helpline 0800 731 8147
Clarence House, Clarence Road, Butetown, Cardiff CF10 5FB
Provides specialist services for BME communities in Wales, including those suffering from domestic abuse and all forms of violence; including female genital mutilation, forced marriage, honour based violence and human trafficking.
Black and Asian Therapists Network
UK’s largest independent organisation to specialise in working with Black and Asian clients. Promotes high quality therapy for Black and Asian people, actively supports new therapists into the profession and develops partnerships with institutions and individuals who want to develop their skills with this client group in therapy, supervision and training. Also has online directory of Black and Asian therapists across the UK.
Chinese Information and Advice Centre
Tel: Advice Helpline 0845 313 1868 Mon-Fri 10am-6pm
Basement, 2 Gerrard Place, London EC2H 0NE
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: 020 7613 1008
Meritage Centre, Church End, Hendon, London NW4 4JT
The Chinese Mental Health Association (CMHA) is actively involved in providing direct services, increasing mental health awareness, representing the wide spectrum of Chinese mental health issues in public forums and raising its profile in the overall Chinese community.
Jewish Women's Aid
Tel: Helpline 0808 801 0500 Mon-Thu 9.30am-9.30pm
PO Box 65550, London N3 9EG
Help and information for women experiencing any form of domestic violence and abuse.
Tel: Honour Network Helpline 0800 599 9247
PO Box 515, Leeds, LS6 9DW
Charity that supports victims and survivors of forced marriages and honour-based crimes, and provides information and training for professionals in need of guidance.
Muslim Community Helpline
Tel: 020 8904 8193 or 020 8908 6715 Mon-Fri 10am-1pm
Confidential, non-judgemental listening and emotional support service for women, men, youth and children.
Muslim Youth Helpline (MYH)
Tel: Helpline 0808 808 2008 Mon-Fri 6pm-12am, Sat & Sun 12pm-12am
Provides a free and confidential service run by young Muslims trained in Islamic counselling skills. Also offers live web chat service.
Nafsiyat Intercultural Therapy Centre
Tel: 020 7263 6947 Mon 9.30am-8.00pm, Tue-Thu 9.30am-5.30pm
Unit 4 Clifton House, Clifton Terrace, London N4 3JP
Offers high quality community based intercultural psychotherapy in London
Tel: General enquiries 020 7346 6700
PO Box 68614, London, E15 9DQ
Provides free advice for asylum seekers and refugees.
Southall Black Sisters
Tel: Helpline 020 8571 0800 Mon, Wed, Fri 9.30am-4.30pm (closed 12.30pm-1.30pm)
21 Avenue Road, Southall, Middlesex UB1 3BL
Advice, advocacy and resource centre providing a comprehensive service to women experiencing violence and abuse and other forms of inequality, focused on the needs of black and minority women.
South London Family Centre
Tel: 0208 671 5843 Mon-Fri 10am-5pm
30 Palace Road,1 Barstow Crescent, Laburnham Court, Streatham Hill, London SW2 3NS
Serves people from multi-ethnic and culturally diverse background, providing a range of mediation and counselling services for men, women and children, to support and strengthen family life.