Information for Minority Ethnic Women
WRASAC provides a confidential service to women from all backgrounds. Our confidentiality policy will only be breached if, for example there is a child protection concern or concern about a vulnerable adult. The full exceptions to our confidentiality are explained on an initial meeting at the Centre.
If English is not your first language we can arrange for a translator to be present. Translators are also bound by confidentiality. For further information on how to get in touch click on the contact us link on the side of this webpage.
Information can be found in Punjabi, Urdu, Mandarin Chinese, Slovakian, Arabic, Polish and French at http://www.rapecrisisscotland.org.uk/
Rape Crisis Scotland provide a booklet entitled Looking for support? In the above languages.
Dundee, DD3 7PY Phone: +44 (0)1382 462058
AMINA - The Muslim Women's Resource Centre is a unique charity which works with Muslim women and promotes the understanding of their needs in society. We do this by providing advice and support services to encourage, enable and empower Muslim women and also by advising policy makers.
Freephone Helpline Number: 0808 801 0301
The Ethnic Survivors Forum is a new culturally sensitive service available for minority ethnic communities and professional bodies.
We offer support services for minority ethnic adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse, including:
Shakti Women’s Aid is an organisation based in Edinburgh, working since 1986 to offer support, advocacy and information to all black / minority ethnic women, children and young people experiencing and/or fleeing domestic abuse from:
Domestic abuse & Culture-based Abuse Scotland / UK - General
Hemat Gryffe Women’s Aid
Forced Marriage Unit
Forward (Female Genital Mutilation)
Caste Watch UK
Mix Together – Information for people in mixed relationships
LGBT Domestic Abuse Project
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