At Action West London we are celebrating 21 years of helping the most disadvantaged in our communities into education, employment and enterprise. Here we share some of our success stories.
- Bashir’s StoryThe refugees we work with are ordinary people who have had to go through extreme difficulties and challenges to rebuild their lives in unfamiliar territory. Bashir’s story is just one of many. At AWL, we believe that the human resource is essential and so the ability of our advisers and staff members to support people who come to us is our greatest asset.
- Mex’s StoryBefore the war started in Syria, Mex hadn’t had it easy but she had build herself a good life. A mother to three kids, she worked hard for them to ensure they would have a bright future. She studied Pharmacy and worked for many years as a Pharmacist, she had just set up a Pharmacy business when the war struck.
- Tayba’s StoryA mother of 8, Tayba is a refugee who, with her family escaped persecution in Kuwait. Tayba needed a lot of support. Her children had to be placed in schools, benefits sorted out, English classes arranged.
- Well Done Noel!Shining a spotlight on Noel Williams who was supported through a Youth in Focus project. Noel has achieved amazing progress and is now a Criminal Justice Consultant who is passionate about using his experience to improve outcomes for young people caught up in the justice system. He is also a social and criminal justice policy advisor and […]