Ashiana Network

Ashiana Network

Specialist services for women and girls to help them make informed choices for their future. They work in specifically in London with women and girls (14+) from BAME South Asian, Turkish and Middle Eastern backgrounds, who are experiencing all forms of violence.

They offer support and safe housing/refuge centres, which are designed to help women and girls who are struggling to get the specific help they need.

They help with the following things:

*Specialist advice on: rights, entitlements, access to refuge, wellbeing, health, housing and immigration, contacting the police, civil/criminal legal cases and talking out injunctions

*Education & prevention

*Workshops & training


They are currently accepting referrals from the following boroughs:

*Barking & Dagenham



*Tower Hamlet

*Waltham Forest

The services they offer

  • Advice and support
  • 1-2-1 Counselling
  • Refuge
  • Referrals (GP, Housing or Specialist Services)

They can help with

  • Physical abuse
  • Spiritual & Cultural abuse
  • Emotional & Psychological abuse
  • Sexual abuse & Rape
  • FGM (female genital mutilation)
  • Bullying
  • Honour based violence, Forced marriage





020 8539 0427