Broad African Representative Council (BARC)

Contact details

Broad African Representative Council (BARC)
34 Anson Road
Rusholme
Manchester
M14 5BQ

Public phone: 0161 2573050

Email: barcwelfare@btconnect.com

General information

Service offered: Advice, information and resource centre for African communities, including refugees and asylum seekers. Advice on welfare benefits, housing, debt, immigration. Representation at tribunals and immigration appeals. Information on education, healthcare and childcare provision. Day centre for older people. Mentoring project. Arts and culture projects for schools and communities.

Target group: African communities in Greater Manchester, including refugees and asylum seekers.

Area served: Greater Manchester.

How to contact: Drop-in, phone, contact for an appointment or write.

Availability

Monday: 10.30am - 4.30pm

Tuesday: 10.30am - 4.30pm

Wednesday: 10.30am - 4.30pm

Thursday: 10.30am - 4.30pm

Friday: 10.30am - 4.30pm

Weekends:

Office Hours:

Accessibility

Wheelchair access: No

Accessible toilets: No

Access notes: Home visits available for clients unable to access the centre.

Other information

Languages other than English: West and Southern African languages. Arabic, French, access to interpreters and Language Line.

Charity number: 1003163

Year established: 1960

Staffing: 4 full time staff, 1 link worker and 5 volunteers.

Public transport: Buses 50, 53, 130.

Record last checked: 20 January 2017