The Well Multi-Cultural Advice Centre
42-44 Albert Road
Public phone: 0141 424 4523
Website URL: http://www.thewell.org.uk
Service offered: Drop-in service for the local Govanhill and wider Govanhill communities. We offer advice and information on immigration, welfare benefits, education and training, employment, finding accommodation, money/debt, accessing local services and racial harassment. We have a range of activities including Chai & Chat Women’s Group, Women’s English Classes and Bubbles Mums & Toddlers. We support churches working in multi-faith areas.
Target group: People from all cultures and mainly people who’s first language is not English and they struggle to communicate with agencies relating to benefits, health, financial and other personal matters.
Area served: Mainly Govanhill and wider Govanhill and also other areas in the southside of Glasgow.
How to contact: Drop in service - clients seen on a first-come first-served basis.
Monday: 9am - 12:15pm & 1pm - 3.45pm
Tuesday: 9am - 12:15pm
Wednesday: 9am - 12:15pm & 1pm - 3.45pm
Thursday: 9am - 12:15pm & 1pm - 3.45pm
Friday: 9am - 12:15pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - limited
Accessible toilets: No
Access notes: On-street parking in Albert Road and the surrounding streets. Level entry to the building with no steps.
Languages other than English: We offer services to people who speak various languages but unfortunately we do not have access to interpreting services.
Charity number: SCO42300
Year established: 1994
Staffing: Manager (full time), Head of Women & Children's work (part time), Administrator (part time), Receptionist (part time), Head of Partnership & Communication Officer (part time), 30 volunteers.
Public transport: Queen's Park train station. Buses 5, 44, 66.
Record last checked: 26 May 2021