Empowering Women


Outreach Activities – give out information leaflets on Domestic Violence (DV), Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), HIV, Sexual Health and distribution of Free Condoms to the community in Hackney

Workshops - We raise awareness on DV, FGM , HIV and general sexual health

One to One - We provide emotional and practical support to enable women of African heritage to recover from Domestic Abuse and FGM. Support for individuals living with HIV and their families.

Peer Support - offering support among people with similar experiences and situations.

Sexual Health Awareness - As well as HIV Outreach & Care support, we work in collaboration with other providers (CAN) to offer Sexual Health awareness/training, in which we share a wealth of information on this matter.

Community Champions - public speaking by DV/FGM survivors and HIV positive women at Community Events, in Churches, Schools, Community Halls etc.

Signposting - Advocacy and Referral for our Service Users to other relevant Specialist Support Services.

Rise Community Action has continued to work in partnership with a number of local agencies and charities to ensure that our client group can be served and have been central in delivering a number of projects as delivery partner.

We thank Our present and past Funders, Sponsors and Partners, without whose support the above projects would not have been possible.






Charity Number 1147332                                                                      Company Number 05617122