Specialist Support for BME people in need

~ Let us be your bridge to safety

Bawso is a specialist service provider, providing practical and emotional support to people affected by domestic abuse and other forms of violence,   including Female Genital Mutilation, Forced Marriage, Human Trafficking & Prostitution primarily from BME communities.

 

Supporting Service Users with No Recourse to Public Funds:  

Bawso has Development an Innovative way to fundraise for our service users with no recourse to Public Funds through using different activities:

Dance Classes

Bawso Choir 

Classes every Tuesday from 5pm to 6pm at Clarence House, Clarence Road, Cardiff, CF10 5FB for only £3 per person per session.

For more information please contact Angelique on 02920 644633 or Email: angelique@bawso.org.uk

Rehearsals every Thursdays at 5:30pm  at Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9HA -Women Only

For more information please contact  Ellah on 029020 644 633 or email: ellah@bawso.org.uk  

 

Domestic Abuse  

Bawso provides secure accommodation and support to Black and Ethnic Minority women and children in Wales who are at risk of or suffering domestic abuse. 

 

EMHAP (Ethnic Minority Mental Health Awareness) 

 

 

  

The aim of the EMHAP project is to work across Wales helping BME women to raise their level of awareness on mental health issues and to overcome barriers, access mainstream services and empower them to build confidence, gain skills and cope well with mental health issues. We offer the following services for BME women:  Healthy Eating; Laughter Therapy;  Confidence Building;  Talking Therapies; Debt and Finance Management;  IT classes; Stress Management ;  Mental Health Promotion; Yoga; Advocacy and Support. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Human Trafficking

Our Diogel Project was set up in 2009 to provide support for victims of human trafficking. 

Human Trafficking News 2014:

Human trafficking and slavery is a growing problem in Wales - recent figures show the number of victims has increased by almost 50 per cent in just one year. please check this link for a Bawso Interview on ITV News.http://www.itv.com/news/wales/search/?q=human+trafficking#humantrafficking

 

Wave Project

 

Female Genital Mutilation

We support those who have undergone FGM and work with communities, policy makers and health professionals to change attitudes towards the practice.

 

Floating Support

BAWSO provides housing-related support to help people manage their accommodation and live independently and inclusively in the community.

 

Visit Our Services for further details about what we do.………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

“We are pleased to announce that The Women’s Workshop has amalgamated with Bawso LTD with effect from 1st October 2013, all our Services will remain the same”


For New Ideas on how to Strengthen Bawso Services & Create New Opportunities please email ideas@bawso.org.uk

 

Documents

  • Cardiff

    9 Cathedral Road
    Cardiff
    CF11 9HA

    Tel: 02920 644633
    Fax: 02920 644588
    Email: cardiff@bawso.org.uk

  • Newport

    1st & 2nd Floor
    112-113 Lower Dock Street
    Newport
    NP20 2AF

    Tel: 01633 213213
    Fax: 01633 213219
    Email: newport@bawso.org.uk

  • Swansea

    63 Mansel Street
    Swansea
    SA1 5TN

    Tel: 01792642003
    Fax: 01792 645207
    Email: swansea@bawso.org.uk

  • Wrexham

    33 Grosvenor Road
    Wrexham
    LL11 1BT

    Tel: 01978 355818
    Fax: 01978 355707
    Email: wrexham@bawso.org.uk

  • General

     

    Email: info@bawso.org.uk

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