Board of Trustees, Staff & Patrons

Board of Trustees

We now have three charity Trustees: Rhoda Ashur, Fatha Ali and Fatima Asker (Chairperson.)

Charity Directors

Our current director is Zahra Ibrahim, who manages part-time staff including Mariem Abdul and a team of volunteers. Zahra has been involved in driving forward new support services for women in East London for more than two decades.


Mariem is our Family Support worker & ESOL Tutor. She is a highly experienced member of staff supporting families with information and guidance on welfare benefits, housing and family issues.


Local Barking MP Margaret Hodge is the charity’s supporter.

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