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More About The Organisation
Aim to empower women in Bristol so that they are aware of their rights and can access opportunities available to them in order to participate fully in society whilst maintaining a sense of self esteem and their own cultural identity. BPCWO was set up in response to the need expressed by Pakistani women for a forum which raised awareness of their social, cultural, educational, and employment needs. The organisation works towards taking action in fulfilling those needs and actively seeks participation into this. BPCWO is committed to working in partnership with other agencies whether voluntary or statutory. Refers users to other service providers if necessary.
* Advance, organise and encourage social, educational, religious and
recreational activities amongst the Pakistani community and in particular
* Provide information, advice and educational support on an individual and
* Bring to the attention of public, statutory and voluntary bodies the
needs of the Pakistani community
Sewing classes, Aromatherapy sessions, Hair and beauty sessions, Glass painting, Silk painting.
Educational support for men, women and children:
English language skill classes (separately for men & women), Homework club, Urdu language class for women and children, Arabic language class, Study skills courses.
Advice & guidance:
On employment and training, Health awareness sessions, Assertiveness training, Childcare & creche work, training in coping with two cultures, Raising awareness of the social and cultural needs of the Pakistani community amongst service providers locally and nationally.
BPCWO is managed by a group of proactive and committed professional Pakistani women including some users. BPCWO is a user led organisation and encourages participation of the Pakistani community. The staff consist of 2 part time workers, they oversee the day to day activities of the centre, and are fluent in Urdu, Punjabi, and English.
|Monday||09:00 – 16:00|
|Tuesday||09:00 – 16:00|
|Wednesday||09:00 – 16:00|
|Thursday||09:00 – 16:00|
Are there any costs to the user for your service?
£2.00 per year