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: The Well is closed to the public during the current Coronavirus crisis. Normally = Dropin / Phone: 0141 424 4523 Website: thewell.org.uk *ADDITIONAL WELL CONTACT NUMBERS DURING COVID-19 CRISIS:* *07894 972381 or 07894 972377*
Monday: 9am – 12:30pm & 1pm – 4:30pm
Tuesday: 9am – 12:30pm
Wednesday: 9am – 12:30pm & 1pm – 4:30pm
Thursday: 9am – 12:30pm & 1pm – 4:30pm
Friday: 9am – 12:30pm
Office Hours: Closed for lunch 12.30pm-1.00pm
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), Deputy Manager (part time), Administrator (part time), Receptionist (part time), Partnership & Communication Officer (part time), 30 volunteers.
Public transport: Queen's Park train station. Buses 5, 44, 66.
Record last checked: 14 May 2020