We are proud to announce, that our efforts in helping Eastern European migrants with integration in the UK are noticed by funders.
2017 started as a very generous year for our team.
The Big Lottery Fund supports our services!
In January EMCONET was awarded by Awards for All and The Celebrate grants. Using these grants we aim to bring people together, to provide social and practical help in reducing isolation and language barrier, to minimise lack of confidence and self-esteem for our clients and to introduce beauty, traditions and culture of ours countries.
Smethwick Council House wants to be close to Eastern European migrants.
It is well-known fact, that Eastern European migrants reluctant contacting with local authorities, either come for information or help.
In February 2017 Smethwick Council House awarded EMCONET a grant towards running Drop-In Centre. Clients can now receive information, advice or support in their native languages just visiting the Drop In sessions in the Smethwick Council House
Allen Lane Foundation funds help provided to newcomers, including refugees and migrants communities.
In February 2017, Allen Lane has awarded a grant of £3,000 toward the general running costs of EMCONET. We now can better equip our staff and office, so our clients will receive a professional help, using modern technology.
STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS AT EMCONET EXPRESS OUR DEEP THANK YOU TO OUR FUNDERS!