Support & Action for Women’s Network

Rose Ssali - Founder

Support and Action for women’s Network – SAWN Is a lead partner of Mama Health and Poverty Partnership – MHAPP, based in Oldham focusing on Cultural Competency training, Harmful cultural practices, and food sovereignty.

SAWN is a CIO No 1184501 

Our Services:

Information and Advocacy, Cultural competency and harmful cultural practices training, furniture packs, HIV support, Ecotherapy, one-to-one support, community organising, individual destitution grants, and supporting women’s business start-ups.


  • Stones and Roses Achievements to independence – SARATI
  • Sisters of the Yam choir
  • Growing to Grow.
  • Creative writing and Arts workshops
  • Wellbeing workshops.

Address: Unit 1 Stockfield Mill, Melbourne Street, Oldham OL9 9ES

Advice Line: 07960501088 

Open: Monday – Friday 

Times: 10am to 4:00pm

Twitter: @SupportSAWN

Facebook: @SAWNwoman

Instagram @SawnWoman

SAWN aims to realise the full potential of BME women by removing barriers to participation.

Rose - CEO