Our mission is to bridge the gap and improve communication between the UK mainstream and BAME communities.
Young people "12-15s" can now get the Covid-19 vaccine at local vaccination centre as well as at school" ,National Resilience Hub Prime Minister's Office and Cabinet Office
“12-15s” year olds can now receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Please watch video below which contains more relevant information related to “12-15s year old Covid-19 vaccine including, parents consent, invitation, safety, family, wellbeing, protection, efficacy etc.
Younger people are at risk from COVID-19 and can pass on the illness to loved ones such as family and friends
Vaccines prevent serious illness, deaths and hospital admissions.
Encourage young people in your communities to have a jab
Walk in centres are now available for younger people to get their free vaccine.
Colchester Life in the UK C.I.C director Rachel Njuguna invited BAME Executive committee and members to CYCLING FUN DAY WITH TEENAGERS event sponsored by Active Essex and supported by Cllr. Lorcan Whitehead councillor for New Town & Christ Church at Recreation Park
We have offered various volunteer opportunities to our community within our organisation to increase participation and improve employability across the UK. Recently, we partnered with Mind, Body and Soul (M.B.S.) organisation for summer police work placement with Merseyside Police Force. We have organised fun and recreational days for our members whereby families meet, socialise, and have fun. We have also participated in various community events invited by our partners in Colchester, Liverpool, London, Northamptonshire, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Bedford, Northampton, Nottingham, Kenya etc.
· To advance social cohesion and inclusion by reducing isolation and social exclusion
· To advocate for equality, diversity and justice
· To improve access for marginalized BAME groups to social welfare such as legal advice regarding immigration and asylum, housing and financial support, healthcare and education
· To provide children & youth empowerment programmes
· To deliver mentorship, career development, nurturing talents, financial advice, recreational and juvenile justice programme
· To promote overall health and Mental health support programmes
· To create 3000 jobs across the UK through employment, internship, work placement and voluntary jobs
· To provide support and feeding programmes for vulnerable people e.g., asylum seekers, refugees, immigrants with little or no public recourse and people with mental health difficulties and homelessness.
· To offer international and cultural exchange programmes
· To improve cultural cohesion and understanding by fostering cooperation and collaboration within BAME communities and UK
We found that there are structural inequalities in health, education,
crime, policing, and BAME experience post-migration living difficulties such
as; racism, discrimination, hate crime, hostile immigration policies, cultural
differences and language barriers, poor housing, lack of employment, poverty,
etc. These factors may have directly or indirectly impacted the mental health
and overall health well-being of BAME communities in one way or the other and are more likely to die from covid-19
— Our Core Value
BAME Hub-UK Network, seek to create 3000 jobs across the UK. Through employment, internships, work placement and voluntary job opportunities, which could lead to successful employment. By doing so BAME Hub -UK Network promotes, empowers, contributes to the economy, and enhances social integration for BAME communities at large and helps them to achieve maximum potential so that they can remain safe in the community. Stay away from criminal and gang-related activities such as shootings, knife crime, drug dealings, etc.
BAME Hub-UK network aims to empower BAME Communities and thus created this space to harness and make the most of the opportunities available to them. This way, BAME communities will develop greater knowledge, skills, and better attitudes for their own and communities benefit. Additionally, discover the values they have in common without fear of judgement. As well as understanding the impact of Covid-19 and look ways of how to address and inform issues related to structural inequalities.
We are happy to work with statutory and non-statutory agencies and professionals from all backgrounds including; Legal representatives – solicitors, social workers, police officers and prisons, academicians/researchers, local authorities, secondary schools, colleges, universities, NHS and health professionals, various BAME religious organizations including churches, temples and mosques as well as community organizations.
BAME Hub-UK Network provide quality training, workshops, seminars, social support, cultural exchange and educational programmes, community engagement activities and volunteering opportunities to UK BAME communities and young people in a safe, non-threatening environment that is conducive to social learning, personal development and social inclusion.
BAME Hub-UK Network is building a network of role models, business entrepreneurs, mentors, heroes in education, sport and art. We also provides a platform where BAME communities can meet to share stories, give voice to voiceless, and discover the values they have in common, without judgement. To discuss and understand the impact of COVID-19 and have an opportunity to share and make known their opinions regarding COVID-19, local and national issues of importance to them, without judgement.