Central Africa's Rights & AIDS (CARA) Society
18-22 Ashwin Street
Public phone: +44 (0) 844 478 0015 / 07956952645
Website URL: http://www.cara-online.org
Service offered: Advice, information and representation for people facing disadvantage, including older and disabled people and those living with or affected by HIV/AIDS. We also offer translation and Interpretation assistance and services. Subjects dealt with include debt, immigration, benefits, housing and homelessness, employment, family mediation, HIV/AIDS. Translation and interpreting, signposting and referrals.
Target group: People facing disadvantage, mainly but not exclusively from the African communities.
Area served: UK-wide.
How to contact: Phone/Email.
Monday: 10am - 4pm
Tuesday: 10am - 4pm
Wednesday: 10am - 4pm
Thursday: 10am - 4pm
Friday: 10am - 4pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Blue badge parking. Level entrance. Loop system. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.
Languages other than English: Arabic, Ewe, French, Hausa, Ibo, Krio, Lingala, Portuguese, Shona, Somali, Swahili, Yoruba.
Charity number: 1135610
Year established: 2003
Staffing: 44 volunteers.
Public transport: Buses 21, 30, 38, 56, 67, 76, 149, 236, 242, 243, 488. Dalston Kingsland and Dalston Junction train stations.
Record last checked: 27 January 2021