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Advice & Advocacy

KMEWO is providing Free, confidential and non-judgmental services in a safe and friendly environment for Kurdish and Middle Eastern women.

Language provision:
English, Arabic and Kurdish- Sorani
Farsi, Dari, and Turkish speaking volunteers could be arranged on request.
KMEWO accepts self referrals, referrals from family, friends or agencies with the consent of the client:

Access to KMEWO services:

  • Primarily advice drop in surgeries in both KMEWO branches
  • Case work by appointments
  • Outreach and home visits
  • Information and advice on telephone

Services available in KMEWO:

General advice and information services and referral to specialist services on:

  • Domestic violence
  • Forced Marriage
  • Female Genital Mutulation
  • Honour based violence
  • Housing
  • Welfare Benefit claims
  • Debt
  • Health
  • Immigration
  • Education

Advocacy for women affected by Domestic Violence and Honour Based Violence:
KMEWO have trained bilingual advocates who will provide emotional and practical support to women experiencing Domestic Violence and threats of “honour” based violence. Women will be assisted to access safe- housing, police protection and legal advice on non-molestation orders or injunctions.

Some assistance with interpreting is available for women with no recourse to public fund to access other services

Contact details

Main office:               Opening hours:
Caxton House                Mon – Friday
129 St. John’s Way         9.30am – 5.30pm
London N19 3RQ           Services provided 10am – 4pm
Tel: 020 7263 1027
Fax: 020 7561 9594

Out of office hour’s number: 07748851125

Southwark office:    Opening hours:
Unit Y, 7th floor             Thursday & Friday
Hannibal House             9.30am – 5.30pm
Elephant & Castle          services provided 10am – 4pm

London SE1 6TE

Tel: 0207 708 0057
Out of office hour’s number: 07748851125

E-mail: info@kmewo.com

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