Bangladesh Welfare Association of Croydon
321 Bensham Lane
Public phone: 020 8684 0272
Service offered: Advice, information and counselling on benefits, housing, employment, health, racial harassment. Interpreting and translation service. Nursery, mother and children's club, older people's coffee morning. Muslim girls social club, youth development and training project, access to work, IT, mother tongue and supplementary education classes, homework club. ESOL classes for women.
Target group: The Bangladeshi community in Croydon.
Area served: London Borough of Croydon and surrounding areas.
How to contact: Drop-in or phone.
Monday: 10am - 4pm
Tuesday: 10am - 4pm
Thursday: 10am - 4pm
Friday: 10am - 4pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - limited
Accessible toilets: No
Access notes: On 1st floor, home visits can be arranged for people unable to attend the office.
Languages other than English: Bengali, Hindi, Sylheti and Urdu.
Charity number: 1058085
Year established: 1984
Staffing: 1 full time, 1 part time + 2 sessional workers.
Public transport: East or West Croydon train stations. Buses 60, 190, 257, 264.
Record last checked: 15 November 2016