• Support & Action Women's Network (SAWN)

    Emotional and practical support for Black African women

    Contact for further details: Rose Ssali
    Contact phone number: 07960501088

    Day: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
    Time: 10am - 4.00pm
    Frequency: Weekly
    Cost: Free

    Professional Referral:
    Self Referral:
    Accessible for disabled people: Yes
    Accessible for people with language needs: Yes

    About the host organisation

    Hosted by: SAWN - Support and Action for Women's Network
    Organisation Profile:

    To promote equal opportunities for black and Asian minority (Bame) women in Oldham and Greater Manchester.
    To establish a good rapport with community leaders and assist partner agencies to teach BAME communities.
    To remove barriers that prevent BAME women from participating.
    To empower BAME women to realise their full potential.
    Our services focus on providing the following advice, support and participation:
    Raising awareness about FGM with training for communities and professionals
    Finance and money management advice
    Community development and capacity building
    Advice and guidance on Job preparedness
    Immigration advice
    Befriending Service
    Support with domestic / honour violence
    Support with mental health issues
    Aid rehabilitation within prisons
    Support ex-offenders resettle into the community
    Language interpretation

    Charity Number: 1184501