Migrant Advisory and Advocacy Service (MAAS)
Public phone: 020 8571 7950
Service offered: Information, advice, casework and advocacy services for migrants, refugees and asylum seekers on immigration and nationality issues, asylum and refugee law, welfare benefits, employment and housing rights. Representation at appeals and tribunals.
Target group: Migrants, refugees and asylum seekers.
Area served: Mainly Southall and London Borough of Ealing, but also for all London and UK.
How to contact: Drop-in [attend advice sessions at 5pm weekdays or 11.30am Saturdays]
Monday: 5pm onwards (Advice Surgeries)
Tuesday: 5pm onwards (Advice Surgeries)
Wednesday: 5pm onwards (Advice Surgeries)
Friday: 5pm onwards (Advice Surgeries)
Weekends: Saturdays 11.30am onwards (Advice Surgeries)
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Ramped entrance. Lift.
Languages other than English: Farsi, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu, access to interpreters and Language Line.
Year established: 1999
Staffing: 4 full time, 4 part time.
Public transport: Southall train station - 10 minutes walk. Buses 95, 105, 120, 195, 207, 607, H32, E5.
Record last checked: 22 June 2017