Being affected by the welfare reform and the introduction of benefit cap, CIAC has recently received more enquiries about the housing costs which cannot be covered by government benefits. The clients with this issue were advised to check their eligibility for a Discretionary Housing Payments (DHPs) which can provide extra money to cover their housing […]
Chinese Information and Advice Centre (CIAC) is the only frontline Chinese charity providing support and advocacy in the area of violence against women and girls. We are a part of a multilingual project, which is called ASCENT (please see Our Services). A new funding round for the ASCENT project just started from April 2017 and […]
Form 1st April 2017, CIAC no longer provides stop smoking service. If you wish to quit smoking, please consult your GP.
Nominations are now open to honour an outstanding woman whose volunteer work and effort has positive impact on the Chinese community. This is your chance to nominate someone you know, whom we would like to share their remarkable story and thank them for their contribution. CIAC Chairman Mr Edmond Yeo JP relayed that it is […]
ENG & CHN Woman Volunteer of the Year Award 2017 nomination
Date: Wednesday 5th APRIL 2017 Time: 3.00 pm Venue: The Chinese Community Centre, 2 Leicester Court, London, WC2H 7DW
Have a fruitful and meaningful Rooster Year!
Date: Wednesday 1st February 2017 Time: 3.00 pm Venue: The Chinese Community Centre, 2 Leicester Court, London, WC2H 7DW
One of the Chinatown landmarks, Pagoda, was demolished last week. Many Chinese who live in London felt upset when they heard the news. The Pagoda was built in the 80’s last century. A Yangzhou garden designer was invited to design and built the pagoda. Since then, the pagoda has become an indispensable part of Chinatown in London. […]
The Award Ceremony took place at the house of Lords on 20th October 2016. Many congratulations …