The b.friend project provides asylum seekers and refugees with one-to-one support. They match a volunteer with an asylum seeker or refugee for a period of up to one year, and equip them with the tools and support they need to meet regularly for companionship and support.
COVID-19 Update: offering telephone support and advice services and have volunteers from Malcolm X Centre to assist where needed.
Bristol Black Carers supports carers and those whom they care for to access mainstream care and health related public services. They provide regular support group meetings, organise trips and activities to give carers a break and can offer support, advice and information.
The Bristol and Avon Chinese Women’s Group exists to support the health and social care needs of Chinese women and their families in Bristol and the surrounding area.
Bristol Somali Forum (BSF) is an umbrella organisation that has been set up by the local community to bring together different somali groups and voluntary organisations across the whole of Bristol and discuss and co-ordinate different plans that will better our communities.
Dhek Bhal Day Centre Project is unique and caters for South Asian women from the age of fifty five from Bristol and South Gloucestershire. The Project was established in 1988 so that elderly women could meet for friendship and mutual support at a convenient location and maintain independence.
Based in Bristol, the Sky Project provides training and support to a range of professionals, communities, schools, universities, professional bodies and any other relevant group on the issues of forced marriage and honour based violence.
COVID-19 Update: Counselling over phone
The Iranian and Kurdish Women’s Rights Organisation provides advice and support to Middle Eastern women and girls living in the UK who are facing ‘honour’ based violence, domestic abuse, forced marriage or female genital mutilation.