Action for Community Development (AfCD)
9 Deptford Church Street
Public phone: 0208 692 2277
Website URL: http://www.actionforcd.org
Service offered: Range of services for client group, particularly aimed at refugees, asylum seekers, minority ethnic groups and unemployed people. DOCKLANDS TRAINING CENTER (DTC): Accredited and none accredited training in ICT, ESOL, Health and Social Care, Security, Capacity building, Employ-ability, Information, Career Advice and Guidance. COMMUNITY LEGAL CENTER (CLC): Confidential Legal advice on Immigration, Housing, Employment, Welfare Rights and General Civil Matters. COMMUNITY HEALTH PROJECT (CHP): Health promotion and advocacy. COMMUNITY VOLUNTEERING PROJECT (CVP): Providing volunteering and work placement opportunities. INTERNATIONAL PARTNERSHIP PROJECT (IPP): Partnership with NGOs in developing world to promote socio-economic rights and reduce poverty.
Target group: Refugees & Asylum seekers, Black, Asian Minority Ethnic (BAME) Migrants, unemployed, deprived and disadvantaged members of the communities in general.
Area served: Pan-London.
How to contact: Drop in or Phone to make appointment.
Monday: 10am - 5pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5pm
Wednesday: 10am - 5pm
Thursday: 10am - 5pm
Friday: 10am - 5pm
Weekends: Saturdays: Strictly by appointment / Sunday & Bank Holidays; Closed
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: No
Access notes: Parking for disabled drivers.
Languages other than English: French, Krio, Lingala, Portuguese, Spanish, Yoruba and access to interpreters.
Charity number: Not-for profit Company Limited by guarantee
Year established: 1992
Staffing: 2 full time, 3 part time, 8 volunteers.
Public transport: Buses 47, 180, 199. Deptford Bridge BR & DLR station. Deptford BR, New Cross.
Record last checked: 21 June 2017