Savera UK Blog

Exploring issues around domestic abuse in BME communities

Why is it important to have National Awareness Campaigns such as the 16 Days of Activism by UN Women?

We need national awareness campaigns such as 16 Days of Activism because we live in a world that is at war; at war with other countries, at war with ethnic minorities, at war with women and girls and at war with the LGBTQ+ community. READMORE

Savera UK Volunteer & Client - My Story

Savera UK Volunteer & Client - My Story I’ve met amazing, wonderful people in the short time I’ve known Savera. The staff themselves are the most caring, giving, loving people I have ever come across. (I might be a tad biased) I shudder to think what my life could have been... without them I’d be lost, but they took time out of their day to help me and I'm forever grateful. READMORE

Afrah Qassim - My Story

Afrah Qassim - My Story Some people ask me if I was a survivor of domestic abuse or harmful practices. My answer is no, I consider myself lucky, because I could have easily been forced into marriage at the age of 11years old. READMORE