Race & Ethnicity Groups

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Anti Racism Cornwall

Thandie  Msulira
Fusion Project (AKA Anti-racism Cornwall)
21 0ld bridge Street
TR1 2AH.

Tel 01872 261118 / 07918616733

Anti Racism Project

Mandeep Sandhu
Chiltern House
City Road

Tel: 01872 277993 / 07881 551320

Fata He B&ME Development

Ossie Glover
The Welcome Hall
4 Fore Street

Tel: 01752 607853 (office)
07840 902803 (helpline)

Black South West Network, The

Black South West Network's mission is to provide a regional voice for the BME VCS in the South West region, supporting over 300 member organisations enabling inclusion and participation in social, economical and political processes. BSWN provides representation on policy within statutory organisations and provides support to strengthen the BME VCS in terms of infrastructure and networking. BSWN works strategically with regional agencies to ensure equality of access to policy making, resource allocation and investment across, social, economic and environmental development programmes for the benefit of all communities across the South West.

Black South West Network's Provides on line Business Management systems, funding directories, experts on line, tools for collaboration, partnership development and Consultation services to the Statutory and Voluntary sector.

5 Russell Town Ave

Tel: 0117 9396648

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Chinese Association, Devon and Cornwall

Details not yet approved for publication.

Black Networking Group

The Group uses the word "Black" to refer to Asian, African Caribbean, mixed heritage and other visible minority ethnic people who share a common experience of racism or racial discrimination in the UK.  "By defining ourselves as Black we are referring to our own collective experiences in resisting, challenging and surviving racism.  We are not defining our skin tone or cultural heritage".

PO Box 358

Web: http://www.blacknetworkinggroup.co.uk/

Commission for Racial Equality

Customer Services
St. Dunstan's House
201-211 Borough High Street
London, SE1 1GZ

Tel:  020 7939 0000

Cornwall 2000:
Civil Liberties/Human Rights

John Angarrack

45 Higher Bore Street
Bodmin, PL31 1JS

Tel:  01208 76336

Council for Racial Equality in Cornwall

Aims to celebrate the ethnic, racial, religious and linguistic diversity within the whole of Cornwall and offer support to all persons affected by racism, irrespective of their colour, ethnicity and nationality.

PO Box 89
Truro, TR1 1ZD

Answer phone:  01637 852410
Web: http://www.crec.org.uk/

Cornwall Traveller Education Support Services (LEA)

The aims of the Support Service are to fully integrate Traveller children into mainstream education;

To monitor the attendance and attainment of Traveller pupils; to ensure that Traveller children receive their full entitlement to education; promoting knowledge and understanding of Traveller communities in all schools; and promoting Cornwall's commitment to equality of opportunity.

Ginny Harrison-White
Co-ordinator CTESS
Cornwall County Council
16 Carlyon Road
St. Austell, PL25 4AJ

Tel/Fax:  01726 77113

Council for Ethnic Minority Voluntary Organisations (South West) (CEMVO)

A national charity set up in 1999. The South West office runs a series of development programmes on behalf of the Ethnic Minority Foundation the main focus of these programmes is to build capacity in ethnic minority communities and organisations. CEMVO (SW) network has links with individuals and community organisations across the region. It provides an opportunity to share good practice and debate issues of concern to ethnic minority communities.  

Muhammad Ali
First Floor
Royal Oak House
Royal Oak Avenue
Bristol, BS1 4GB

Tel: 0117 9897727

The Awareness Partnership

Monica Sala
Tel: 01872 554255

Race Equality Council, Plymouth and Devon

Details not yet approved for publication.

Rural Race Equality Project (West Region)

Details not yet approved for publication.

South West Race Equality Network

Second Floor
Quintana Gate
Bartholomew Street East
Exeter, EX4 3BH

Tel: 01392 425517
Web: www.rrep.org.uk

West Cornwall Diversity Group part of West Cornwall Together

The West Cornwall Diversity Group brings together a range of individuals and agencies who have specialist knowledge and experience of diversity issues, to diversity proof the work of West Cornwall Together (the local strategic partnership), respond to training and developmental needs, and raise awareness of diversity issues.

Anne-Marie Carroll
Secretariat Officer
Cornwal Regeneration
South Wheat Crofty
Station Road
Pool, TR15 3QG

Tel: 01209 611101

Mid-Cornwall Diversity Action Group

The aims of the group are to contribute to and support the objectives of the relevent Community Safety Strategies and reduce the number of diversity incidents trhrough partnerhip working to proactively raise awareness and respond effectively to the needs of a diverse society.

Web: www.restormel.gov.uk/index.cfm?articleid=8511

NHS MEG (Minority Ethnic Group)

Sedgemoor Centre
Priory Road
St Austell
PL25 5AS

Tel: 01726 77777
Web: (under development)

Unity Cornwall

c/o Fata He BME Development Ltd
The Welcome Hall
4 Fore Street

Tel: 01752 607853 (office)
Web: www.fatahe.com