Mental Health Improvement Provision – Hub Africa Cymru
This was a 2 year project, in which we conducted Capacity building exchange visits with our partner in Somaliland. We sent health and social care professionals to Somaliland who delivered health awareness capacity building training for Mental Health Workers in Hargeisa Hospital and other health and outreach workers. In addition we also delivered Stop Stigma in Mental Health awareness events both in Cardiff and Somaliland.
Maternal Health Education Project – Wales for Africa Community Link
We delivered maternal health education workshops and trained staff from the Maternal health department Hargeisa Hospital with life saving skills during difficult/complicated labor, An experienced midwife from Cardiff and Vale Health Service travelled with us to deliver the training funded by WCVA.
BME women’s writing project – Big Lottery Awards for All program
We delivered a BME women’s writing project in partnership with Butetown History and Arts Centre. The workshop leaders were students from Cardiff University.
Health and Wellbeing Awareness Project – Cardiff County Council through Deprived areas Neighbourhood Grant.
Delivered in partnership with Cardiff Mind, Cardiff and Vale Mental Health project to raise awareness of mental health issues and the mental health act.
Umbrella Programme – Cardiff Library
Delivered the in collaboration with Cardiff library and other local community organisations. The programme engaged and supported the Refugee community to tell their story, in celebration of Refugee Week.
Anti-poverty project In partnership with and funded by Star Community First
This involved identifying and engaging with marginalised women to participate in educational and employment readiness activities/
Anti-poverty project In partnership with and funded by BRG Community First
We delivered Holistic Health and Fitness project for BME women in Cardiff.
World Mental Health Day Event – Cardiff and Vale Mental health service
In partnership with we held mental health awareness event in Cardiff on world mental health day.
International Women’s Day celebration event – Women’s Equality Network
In partnership with Cardiff 3rd Sector Council and other BME women groups in Cardiff we held International Women’s Day celebration event funded by Women’s Equality Network.