Welcome to our organization! We are a positive and supportive community dedicated to helping adults, children, and young people from all backgrounds and ethnicities in the UK. We learn and grow together, creating successful futures for all.
We are proud to share the rich Somali culture with UK schools through our books and publications. Additionally, we are excited to announce that we have started Social Enterprise activities and will be presenting products from the Social Enterprise at our shop.
Promoting Cultural Diversity
We take immense pride in fostering an appreciation for the vibrant Somali culture within UK schools through our extensive collection of books and publications. As an organization deeply committed to our community, we actively listen to its needs and tirelessly strive towards a brighter future for all.
Please take a moment to browse our website to learn more about the projects and services we offer.
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What is Going On
Community Health Awareness
Welcome to our Somali Community Health Awareness Project in Enfield! Tailored for the Somali community, we're dedicated to promoting health awareness. With two events on vaccination and health, monthly newsletters, and WhatsApp updates, we strive to keep the community informed. This targeted approach ensures proactive engagement, fostering a culture of well-being and informed living among the Somali population in Enfield. Join us in building a healthier community together!
If you live in Enfield and are interested in knowing more about any health well being information please contact us here
Empowering Somali Families: A Baby and Toddler Playgroup Initiative
Introducing our transformative project in Haringey: a Baby and Toddler Playgroup catered to the Somali community. Generously funded by Haringey Council and Haringey Giving, this initiative, designed for children aged 1 to 5, aims to break language barriers and foster early childhood development. Weekly playgroup sessions at the Selby Centre provide vibrant exploration and skill development spaces. Join us in creating enriching experiences for our youngest community members!
If you are interested in the stay-and-play sessions for you and your child, please contact us here.
Supplementary School (Tuition)
Welcome to our Tuition Program! Tailored for children aged 5-16, this initiative provides essential support in Maths, English, and Science. Our focus on mentoring aims to boost confidence, ensuring a comprehensive and enriching educational experience for young learners. Join us in fostering academic growth and empowering students to thrive in their educational journey.
If you are interested in the weekend tuition for your child, please contact us here.
Support for special needs children
Welcome to our Special Needs Children Support Project! This initiative is dedicated to providing tailored assistance and care for children with special needs. Our mission is to create an inclusive and supportive environment that nurtures each child's unique abilities. We aim to enhance their overall well-being and foster a sense of belonging through personalised interventions, therapy, and educational resources. Join us in championing inclusivity and ensuring every child thrives on their individual journey.
If you are interested in supporting yourself and your child, please contact us here.
Developing Sewing Skills
Welcome to our sewing skills development project! This initiative is designed for individuals eager to learn how to sew or enhance their existing skills. We provide hands-on training, covering fundamental techniques and fostering creativity. Whether you're a beginner or looking to refine your sewing abilities, join us for a journey of skill development and creative expression. Let's thread the path to sewing mastery together!
If you are interested in learning how to sew, please contact us here.
VRU Online Safety Project
Welcome to our Online Safety Project! Supported by VRU and Rocket Science, this initiative focuses on empowering children aged 9-16 with essential internet safety skills. Covering topics like cyberbullying, online privacy, phishing, and robust password practices, our goal is to foster informed decision-making in the digital realm. We aim to create a safer online environment by targeting this vulnerable age group. Conducted at the Selby Centre, our project ensures immediate safety and inspires potential pursuits in computer science careers. Join us in building a secure digital future for our community!
If you are interested in the online safety sessions for yourself and your child, please contact us here.
Workshops: Tea & Talk
Our community hosts bi-weekly gatherings to provide a supportive space where women can socialize, receive guidance, and support one another.
Our goal is to preserve and promote the rich cultural heritage of Somalia by sharing its stories with a wider audience. By producing books that showcase Somali stories and traditions, we hope to raise awareness and understanding of Somali culture among people of all backgrounds. We believe that sharing these stories in both Somali and English will help to bridge linguistic and cultural barriers, and promote greater appreciation and respect for the diversity of our world.
What is Coming On
Mother Tongue (Somali language classes)
Welcome to our Somali Language Learning Project! This initiative is dedicated to children and young people, aiming to foster a strong connection with their mother tongue. Through engaging and interactive sessions, we seek to instill a love for the Somali language, preserving cultural heritage and identity. Join us on this enriching journey, where language becomes a bridge connecting generations and empowering our youth with the linguistic skills to embrace and celebrate their cultural roots.
If you are interested in the classes for your child please contact us here.
Developing Employment Skills
Welcome to our Employment Skills Development Project! This initiative is designed to equip individuals with essential skills for the job market. From computer proficiency and English language mastery to effective communication, CV writing, and interview preparation, we're here to empower you. Join us as we navigate the path to career success together, providing the tools needed to excel in today's competitive employment landscape. Let's build a foundation for your professional journey!
If you are interested in the sessions for yourself please contact us here.
Stay informed about our upcoming events right here, where you'll discover comprehensive details for each occasion. Easily access associated links and complete application forms to ensure seamless participation.
Our Sponsors & Partners
With every workshop, every trip, every meeting we are seedling independence, opportunities, self-confidence and achievement within our community. Come and be part of it.