Diana Memorial Fund Youth Project
We ran a Youth Project supported by the grant from Diana Memorial Fund where our main target group was unaccompanied Afghan children.The aim of this project was to provide support to unaccompanied minors and their host families. Advocacy support was available throughout this project. Access to services such as legal provision, health care, housing and education was provided.Click for more
Enfield Community Food Social Enterprise
British Afghan Women’s Society delivered a community food project that involved growing food on an allotment and other communal growing areas. The food was then freshly prepared and cooked for sale using a community or commercial kitchen.Click for more
Shaestagy Brent Project
Our main aim of this project is to help develop the skills of 30 Afghan Women in Brent. This women will be trained in becoming effective leaders and representatives within the Afghan community so that they are able to challenge violent extremist ideology and support mainstream voices.Click for more
Paul Hamlyn Foundation
We ran a Youth Project supported by a grant from Paul Hamlyn Foundation where our main target group were unaccompanied Afghan children.
We worked with the children’s social services sections of London boroughs and had networking sessions with them and also with the young people, we worked on the specific issues that the children and youth were concerned about.Click for more
BAWS values are very much centred on community cohesion and encouraging our Afghan community to integrate with the rest of the school and local community, without compromising the cultural identity and aspects attached to being an Afghan youth living and making UK their home.Lammas School & Sports College
“I learnt how to talk to other people who I don’t know and this has made me more confident and I made new friends”
“Watching the Afghan heritage, it reminded me of a different Afghanistan, of a passive Afghanistan, of a society where people breathed and nourished, and where societies mingled with the country around “
“This is such a wonderful project you are embarking on – I am excited and privileged to be involved with it”Volunteer for DAWN project
We used Afghan Senses to cater for our project celebration event. Everything arrived on time, and proved very popular with everyone attending it was delicious and generous! I would definately use them again for other events.