Who Are We?
New Ark Foundation is a voluntary community based
organisation set up to address the needs of black and dual heritage children,
young people and their families. We also manage cases of individuals
from migrant communities, including those who are claiming asylum or those
granted refugee status.
The organisation’s services are rooted in social work
practice which is culturally competent and sensitive; we work collaboratively with statutory, voluntary and private agencies in our quest to deliver a holistic and
The Team consists of qualified and experienced social workers,
volunteers and student social workers. The board of trustees overseas the organisation
through an executive manager.
Executive Manager- Yemi Olowoyo
Senior Assessor & Practice Educator- Lucy Mwape
What We Do: Family support and community outreach.
We are here to offer help and support
regarding a range of issues such as
1. Access to mainstream services (health & social care
2. Relationship breakdown
3. Domestic abuse
4. Parenting matters
5. Child protection
9. Health promotion and advocacy
10. School inclusion
11. Family therapeutic work