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Asylum Seekers (Wai Yin Society)

Wai Yin works with Chinese asylum seekers to provide specialised services and support. We understand the practical, emotional and financial pressures that asylum seekers face when they arrive in the UK. We are using our understanding, experience and expertise to support asylum seekers through advice, signposting and education and employment training.

Where to Go

Name of venue
Wai Yin Society
Venue address
66 - 68
Swan Street
Ancoats
Manchester
Greater Manchester
Postcode
M4 5JU
Additional Notes

 

Only five minutes’ walk from Shudehill Public Transport Interchange (Bus, Tram, Centreline)

When is it On?

Date & Time Information
Open Monday to Friday from 9:30am until 5:30pm
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon

Other Details

Associated Cost
Yes
Referral required?
Yes
Referral and availability notes

Referrals required for some services.  Please call and ask for more information.

We are pleased to announce that Wai Yin Society has recently been awarded “Approved Provider Status” for Manchester City Council in respect of:

Troubled Families Interventions

 Email: troubled_families@waiyin.org.uk

Innovative Advice Solutions

 Email: better_off@waiyin.org.uk

Please contact us as soon as possible if you are making referrals!

Notes
A complex range of issues ranging from abuse, alcohol/drug misuse, crime, deprivation, disability, domestic violence, homelessness, mental health through to poverty and unemployment are all tackled holistically and professionally by the Wai Yin Society. Services provided across Manchester for BME communities. Staff and volunteers speak many languages, including: Cantonese, Mandarin, Somali, Polish, French, Spanish, Czech, Russian, Lithuanian, Urdu, Punjabi and Arabic.

Who to Contact

Name
Jenny Tsang
Position
Senior manager
Telephone
0161 833 0377
Email
jenny_tsang@waiyin.org.uk
Website
http://www.waiyin.org.uk
Additional Notes

 

Only five minutes’ walk from Shudehill Public Transport Interchange (Bus, Tram, Centreline)

Last Updated: 20/03/2019