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BAME Covid Helpline
12th October 2020

The Welsh Government have requested that we send this via our networks, please see the attached leaflet for more information.

BAME people have been disproportionately impacted by Covid-19. This new helpline delivered by EYST, Women Connect First, Henna Foundation, ProMo Cymru and Wales TUC aims to offer a first port of call to individuals from BAME backgrounds.

  • The helpline is running initially as a 6 month pilot funded by Welsh Government via the voluntary sector emergency fund.
  • It is a multi-lingual helpline, between them the team speak 11 languages and interpretation can be arranged into other languages as required.
  • Info is available relating to: health, work, welfare, education, housing; and personal safety.
  • Not an advice line-predominantly signposting with exception of employment advice which will be delivered by Wales TUC.
  • Helpline is available Mon-Fri 10.30am-2.30 pm
  • Helpline number - 0300 2225720 (Local Rate calls)
  • SMS text number - 07537 432416
  • Website - www.bame.wales
  • Email bamehelpline@eyst.org.uk

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