Get easy access to vital resources, helpful suppliers, social support and public information for the people of Southampton and wider communities, all in one place.

The Black Heritage Association

The Black Heritage Association is a Registered Charity which promotes the welfare and social wellbeing of the members of the Caribbean Community in Southampton. Participate in various group activities, social events and fundraising. Arts, crafts, singing, drama, dominoes and other games in a cosy and welcoming space. Over the years they have taken part in a wide range of community projects and activities in collaboration with other groups and organisations in the community and have raised awareness of the black culture and history that shaped present-day Southampton.

Southampton Advice & Representation Centre

Free, impartial and confidential advice, offering a wide variety of support on welfare benefits, employment law and all forms of discrimination to residents of Southampton. SARC are committed to working to remove barriers to accessing services so that all members of our community and all communities in the city can receive the support and assistance.

Southampton : Stand up to Racism

Southampton Stand Up to Racism is a dynamic local group dedicated to combating racism, prejudice, and discrimination in community. Through awareness-raising, campaigns, and collaborative efforts, the organisation works tirelessly to promote equality, challenge discriminatory practices, and create an inclusive society that celebrates diversity and respects the dignity of every individual.

The Black Freshers Guide – Student Handbook

Introducing the Black Freshers’ Guide 2022/23, presented by the Awarding Gap project. Black students at the University have crafted this guide to assist incoming students in exploring their exciting journey at Southampton.

Awarding Gap Project

A Widening Participation and Social Mobility project aimed at reducing the awarding gaps that exists between Black and marginalised minority Ethnic students and white students.

Can you provide a helpful resource to the community?

If you are providing a service or support that could benefit individuals and organisations with an African/Caribbean background, we would love to hear from you. Our goal is to build a central resource page which addresses various crucial aspects of life, including Immigration, Education, Employment, Housing, Health Services and tackling racial discrimination.  These are essential areas that play a significant role in empowering and uplifting our communities. Please reach out to us so that we can connect and explore how your expertise and services can contribute to our shared vision.

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