Here are some of our stories.
Fatun’s confidence and English language skills have increased massively, and thanks to BDSWA she now has a health service qualification.
A local resident for just under a decade, Miski now works as a carer.
Originally from Somali, her story shows what BDSWA has achieved for her.
Communicating in English has been a top priority for Halima, and becoming part of the community too.
Having lived locally for over 16 years, Moeza is a very active volunteer. She now provides vital advice to others.
Experiencing social isolation and anxiety, Ayian benefitted greatly from training and help for all the family from the BDSWA.
Arriving alone from Tanzania some 10 years ago, the BDSWA has helped Zuleka integrate into the area, learn skills and make new friends.