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BACP Organisational Member

Haven is an organisational member of BACP which provides specialist, bespoke therapeutic support to refugees and asylum seekers and their families.

kusukela ngo 2003, njengengxenye ukusabela kazwelonke kuya inani labantu abafuna ukukhoseliswa kwamanye United Kingdom, Haven has a lengthy history of providing a range of services for the refugee and asylum seeker communities of Kingston-upon-Hull. Le phrojekthi ihlinzeka isevisi lephelele ukuhlinzeka nokumela kanye nokungenelela eziyinkimbinkimbi kuya lekuhlolwa nempilo yengqondo, amakhono ukuba umzali kanye nokwesekwa informal.

Haven is a unique service that has worked in Hull with refugee and asylum seeking families since 2003. It is a project with six staff members ; Umphathi wephrojekthi, i Administrator, an Internal Clinical Supervisor, three Therapists who have many years experience of working in this field and are specialists in trauma. Haven has developed a particular model of working which focuses on emotional support and parenting techniques where required, futhi wonke amalungu abasebenzi babe olunzulu cross nakho yamasiko. Nganoma yisiphi isikhathi esisodwa iphrojekthi asebenta mayelana 45 imikhaya, njengamanje kuhlanganisa 33 abadala kanye 12 izingane ezivela uhla amasiko.

Haven works in five local authority areas (Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding, North East Lincs, North Lincs and Scarborough), supporting the Syrian resettlement programme.

Umkhuba Yethu ukusebenza esikhathini eside ne eziningi emindenini, ukwakha ukwethembana, and often dealing with a range of family problems. The most significant element of Haven’s work is that we access families who struggle to trust ‘official services’ noma abenza kakhulu isehlane ukuba asondele amasevisi usizo futhi ngaleyo ndlela sinikeza isevisi ephelele le mikhaya abasengozini.
One of our priorities is to build trust. This has been one of the key ways that clients have increased their confidence and ability to access required services. It is also a crucial concept in delivering services to the BME community as a whole.
When required Haven undertakes an advocacy role in partnership with clients to support them to access services they need.
In addition, undertaking networking and collaborative strategies with partner agencies has enabled Haven to act as a bridge between informal and formal services.

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