Wirral Multicultural Organisation
Wirral Multicultural Organisation (WMO) is a registered charity and company limited by guarantee. Its purpose offer a range of professional and culturally sensitive services to improve the overall health and wellbeing of the local BME communities. A key focus is to support more vulnerable members of the local BME community by providing language support, advocacy, social support and activities, assistance to access primary care services and including advice and education services.
Objectives and aims
Provide a centre that acts as a focus for various community activities for the ethnic minority groups on the Wirral.
Provides multi lingual workers to help people access timely advice and support regarding employment, health, social services, education and welfare benefits.
Provides a translation and interpretation service to enable BAME communities to access health and social care services.
Through personal contact, provision of youth clubs, access to ESOL classes, mother tongue classes and other social and recreational activities.
By providing a pre-school nursery for local children from diverse backgrounds so that their parents can acquire sills to be in employment.
WMO has been delivering services to the BME Communities in Wirral since 1992. The Wirral Multicultural Centre is open to all who can benefit from it’s services. Demand for the services has increased so much that since April 2009 has been visited by people from more than 49 different ethnic backgrounds and with an age range between 1 week and 97 years.
The management committee, staff and volunteers hope that you will visit us at the Wirral Multicultural Centre where you will be able to access a wide range of facilities.
If you simply want to find out what is available to you in Wirral. Need some help to learn English or get help to find out your benefit, tax credits entitlements, or access training or get some support to access health or other services. We can also provide full day care for your child age between 0-5 years in our on site Little World Nursery (charges may apply for nursery).
Have a look at the pages that tell you what we can offer or just come along and take the opportunity to talk to us.
If you would like any more information you can use the contact page or telephone the Centre.