We are delighted to announce the joint appointment to the post of Coordinator of Sheffield BAMER COVID19 Action Group. Irshad Akbar and Frank Kunda will be sharing this role, and the Group welcomes their rich skills and experience to this important project. Irshad has extensive experience in management, social enterprise, work supporting the voluntary sector and for… More Appointments made to Sheffield BAMER COVID19 Action Group
We’re very proud to have been awarded a grant of £40,000 per year for 3 years by the Tudor Trust to enable us to staff and to run our centre more effectively for the community and build on the partnerships and work we are already doing. We’d like to thank the Tudor Trust very warmly… More Israac wins grant award from Tudor Trust
Our Women’s Group led by Israac Community Worker, Saima Rehman, has enjoyed some safely distanced autumn walks taking in fresh air and company and talking about common concerns as well as having a good time. The group kept in touch during autumn Lockdown via WhatsApp and Phone and are looking forward first to walks while… More Health Walk and Talk
Diaspora Multimedia Hub short filmmaking opportunity supported by Sheffield Doc/Fest “Beyond Our Own Eyes” Would you like to make your own short film this summer and learn how to direct, film and edit? The Diaspora Multimedia Hub supports Sheffield’s diasporic communities to author, create and tell their own stories through the medium of film. The… More DMH Summer Film School
Join our fantastic, free Film Making Taster with the Diaspora Multimedia Hub, running Sat 10th July 4.00-7.00pm. Led by our inspirational Diaspora Multimedia Team with partners Sheffield Hallam University as part of the Migration Matters Festival. There will be a live streaming of 6 short films by previous students and an in person intro session… More Film making taster
We’re holding a Volunteer Day at Israac Centre, Vestry Hall on Thursday 8th July 11am-2pm. Book a time to come in and find out more about volunteering with Israac! The team will be there to chat with you about what you’re interested in and what your aspirations are. You can see the roles we’re seeking… More Volunteer Day
We are thrilled that we can share the news that in February this year, 2021, we hosted one of the BBC Bitesize History series: ‘Black British Stories’. Sheffield’s own Magid Magid, previous Lord Mayor, shared his story here at Israac Centre’s home Vestry Hall in a wonderful interview led by 14 year old Abdirahman. The… More BBC Bitesize History with Magid Magid at Israac Centre
We’re proud to be open and running community activities and, in a COVID19 safe way, welcoming in the community. Here’s a summary of what’s on in June – please go to our What’s On Page for more information
Israac launches a COVID19 Vaccine Helpline in Somali and English on Monday 10th May, one of a range of Vaccine Helplines in community languages (see below). Running Monday – Thursday 10.00am- 1.00pm, with trained Israac staff to answer your calls, we will listen carefully to your concerns and offer sound information from trusted and reliable… More Vaccine Helpline opens
We’ve been so pleased to participate in the People Keeping Well Holiday Activities and Food programme by distributing some lovely bags of fun and healthy stuff for kids to get involved with! We’ve been lucky to be able to organise 2 COVID19 safe football sessions at Umix on a big pitch allowing for social distancing… More Easter Holiday Bags for families
All are welcome to join us to discuss your questions and concerns about the COVID19 Vaccine with a panel of trusted local leaders and medical professionals on Thursday 25th March 2021 at 1.30-3.00pm Join via Eventbrite here Or Email firstname.lastname@example.org for a Zoom link if you prefer Or Ring 0114 278 7662.
Running throughout March 2021 is this brilliant Zoom session for Mums offering fun, chat, information and support for family life, exercise and dance. To join in use the contact details below.
Creativity Club launching in March which aims to provide a creative outlet for young people during lockdown. The project is completely free! About this Event The Diaspora Multimedia Hub is a creative collaboration between ISRAAC Somali Community Association, Sheffield Hallam University and Eryal TV. We are very excited to announce that the DMH will be… More DMH Creativity Club