African Voice In Moston
October 2011 – African voice in Moston opens as a small community group, supporting families through counselling, Advice and Outreach we are staffed by volunteers.
January 2012 – Launched a Drop-in centre. to enable stability, better cultural understanding, cohesion and easy access to information for migrating family to settle better within their community.
July 2014 – African voice in Moston "Collect & Go" food bank project was established to support isolated families, Young mothers, Low-income individuals, vulnerable adult with benefit sanction and the registered destitute in need.
May 2016 -Moved Office to a bigger community premises that now enables more services to the community and volunteers too.
The African Voice in Moston is a Charity established to support isolated families and individuals within the community through Advice, Counselling, Advocacy, Referrals and Outreach. We offer services to enable better interaction, youth inclusion and better understanding of the various cultures within the community.
We will continue to work with organisations and agencies willing to respect our values to help deliver excellent services to the people of the community. Our Drop-in service are on Mondays, Wednesdays and Friday from 10.00am to1.00pm and Thursday for food banks 1pm to 3pm at our communal Office 1st Floor, 50 Kilnside Drive. Harpurhey. M9 5QP. Manchester.
We also run an emergency food bank service for families and individuals faced with hardship through referrals by local authorities, agencies and organisations within the community. The process would require a summary of the client's situation on a letter headed paper emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org and quick phone call to inform us. we can not always guarantee emergency food parcel, due to increase in demand and limited resources, but we will try our best.
Areas we cover are Harpurhey, Blackley, Monsall, Moston, Crumpsal, Collyhurst and Dam-head, other areas within Greater Manchester are considered through referrals only and due to our limited resources some areas might be turned down. Our services are delivered by committed and trainned volunteers, it’s quicker to text us by giving your name, followed by your queries or call to leave a message