Who We Are
Community Development Work
Maan works with Somali individuals, families, carers, community members, community organisations as well in partnership with mainstream organisations and structures (including settings such as hospitals, colleges and universities, prisons and workplaces).
It was 1992 when a Somali Mental Health Project was set up. The purpose of this project was to address the difficulties and issues facing migrant and refugee Somali Community in Sheffield to help meet their needs in accessing appropriate mental health and social support services.
In addressing complex ongoing needs in the community, Maan Somali Mental Health, as we became, developed experience in approaching user needs in a holistic manner.
MAAN Held a workshop on ending stigma and discrimination of mental health and cultural well-being activities
Maan Somali mental health organised a workshop which aimed to raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing and at the same time promoting the importance of being active as part of Active Burngreave project. Many Somali of the Somali community both elderly and the...
Maan Somali Mental Health Sheffield has received funding from the South Yorkshire Violence Reduction Unit
Maan Somali Mental Health Sheffield have received £18,596 funding from the South Yorkshire Violence Reduction Unit. The funding is for the ‘Wada Hadal – Let’s Talk’ initiative that will use community development strategies to engage with people, across different...
How can I be involved?
Come along to our meetings and events and join in. We value participation and the contribution of ideas and insights. Sign up to join our mailing list where we will notify you of future events and provide updates on what we are doing.
How can I find your office?
We are located in Sheffield,
Our address is 8 Paradise St, Sheffield City Centre, Sheffield S1 2DF
Can I volunteer?
Of Course! We would love hear from you and what capacity you would like to get involved. please contact us at email@example.com or call on 0114 275 8556 and we can talk further.
How can I find out about events?
You can either check on our website or become a member of our network and we will send you regular updates and news letters. Alternatively you can give us a call or drop us an e-mail