The Halo Project charity provides support to victims of illegal cultural harms, these can be identified as:
Honour based abuse
Female Genital Mutilation
Modern Day Slavery
The free and confidential service is tailored to suit the needs of the individual.
The specialist service is culturally appropriate to ensure that service users needs are recognised when carrying out a risk assessment and putting a support plan in place.
The support provided consists of:
Culturally appropriate emotional support
Advocacy services which include support to access legal service and to attend court.
Referrals to emergency refuge accommodation and housing
Support to access DWP benefit entitlement, counselling services, immigration advice services and education and training providers.