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Early Help Support

by African French Speaking Community Support (AFSCS)

About our activities / service

  • Victoria Park Skills Centre
    Corbett Street
    Smethwick
    Smethwick
    B66 3PU
  • 07743 600 034
  • matensi@yahoo.fr
Accessibility details Fully accessible to all.
Opening hours 9 am to 5 pm

Opening days

Morning Afternoon Evening
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Providing Talking English sessions to mothers with low level of English or no English at all, so they can become able to understand "early Help and how to get children ready for school (School readiness support). 10 weeks Talking English Course are provided including lessons about children's school readiness.

Staff qualifications Qualified to deliver the services of AFSCS
Genders Women
Age focus 1 year olds, 2 year olds, 3 year olds, 4 year olds, 5 year olds, 18 year olds, 19-25 year olds, 26-65 year olds, 65+ year olds

About the organisation

AFSCS is a front line voluntary organisation which principally operates in the Soho/Victoria area of Smethwick. Its beneficiaries are mainly from French speaking countries of Africa living in Sandwell and Birmingham. It provides a comprehensive range of advice and information on a wide range of issues such as applying for citizenship; benefit checks and money matters, housing matters; immigration matters; anti-social behaviour, Job search, reducing social isolation and Befriending.

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Please email us at earlyhelp@scvo.info, including what your concern is and what service or activity this relates to.