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Survey: Experiences in the communities during COVID-19

Amina – the Muslim Women’s Resource Centre supports women from Muslim and BME communities We would like to know about the issues facing women and girls in the communities we support. COVID-19 is affecting our lives in a number of ways. In order to understand and respond to the changing needs of BME and Muslim … Continue reading Survey: Experiences in the communities during COVID-19

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Self-Care Tips with Sumbla

By: Sumbla Qureshi As a Parenting Coach, Sumbla has some tips to help parents and children during lockdown: Stick to a routine with the children, involve them where you can In drawing up a daily schedule.  Make time for physical play even if you can’t get out, – skipping jogging hopping can be done on … Continue reading Self-Care Tips with Sumbla

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My Mini Lockdown Memoir

By: Ustdaha Khadija Assalam alaykum I am Ustdaha Khadija, and this is my mini lockdown memoir.  I have currently been in isolation for one month, and counting. I try to take it one day at a time and not let myself get caught up in the online hysteria which, is really easy to do. I found that everyday is different and the emotions … Continue reading My Mini Lockdown Memoir

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Domestic Abuse in the time of Coronavirus

By: Sara McHaffie As countries around the world have been closing down services, businesses and borders, the Coronavirus pandemic has been difficult on everyone. People are being asked by governments to stay at home. Face to face support is not as readily available, more staff than usual may be absent from each service which will … Continue reading Domestic Abuse in the time of Coronavirus

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Guidances on Coronavirus

The UK Government have released translated guidance for self-isolation and social distancing. These are available in the following languages: English Arabic Bengali Cantonese French Gujarati Mandarin Polish Portuguese Punjabi Urdu Welsh

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