Information, Advice & Guidance Services

At Shama Women’s Centre, we offer a range of personalised, confidential and impartial support. Whether you’re looking into new employment, have a legal or money problem, or something else, our multi-lingual information and guidance staff can help.

“I made my first ever CV at Shama! I felt so proud to see all my achievements listed on one page!”


  • After an initial interview to understand your goals and challenges, we provide tailored support to suit your needs, including:
  • Confidence building/motivation workshop
  • CV Preparation/interview skills (1–1 and group sessions)
  • Job search skills (1–1 and group sessions)
  • Voluntary work placements
  • Business workshops
  • Money and Debt management workshops
  • Referral to Welfare and Legal rights advice
  • Mentoring Support will be provided to clients once in work by IAG Officer up to 3 months from gaining employment