What is ACCM (UK)

ACCM (UK) established in 2008, is a Charity and an international non-governmental organisation (NGO), evolved from a major local charity, Agency for Culture and Change Management - (ACCM Sheffield), whose primary role was to lobby for and communicate the effects of legislation concerning Female Genital Mutilation and other harmful traditional practices in the UK.

The primary function of ACCM (UK) is to expand this work in the new legal framework and to look at the wider issues that affect minority and other vulnerable communities including tackling health, social and economic inequalities at a local level in Bedford and surrounding areas.

ACCM (UK) works to promote action to bring about positive social change to enhance the wellbeing and to protect the dignity of girls and women locally, nationally and internationally. ACCM (UK) is committed to eliminating of all harmful traditional and discriminatory practices that violate Human Rights of girls and women(boys and men), such as female genital mutilation (FGM) and forced arranged marriage (FAM) and honour based violence (HBV) that are forms of domestic violence (DV).

ACCM (UK) to start work in Bedfordshire and surrounding areas to tackle health inequalities that impacted on minority and most disadvantaged members of the community and also to support girls and women victims of illegal harmful traditional practices.




News & Events

Sarah New Award

ACCM (UK) New Award


Sarah McCulloch was awarded by WAW (Women Appreciating Women) on Women’s International Day for her hard work

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New Project

Great Event at Bedford


Join a celebration of Bedford's
African culture.

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African

24th June


Free African Open Day at the Harper Suite Bedford
Saturday 24th March 2017
1.00 pm – 6:00 pm

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Calendar

Monay at ACCM UK

Every Moday

Sewing
from 10:30am to 12:30pm

Come and joing this course,
Everyone is welcome to attend

Tuesday at ACCM UK

Every Tuesday

Health and Wellbeing
from 11:00am to 12:30pm

Health and Wellbeing Sessions, come and join our events. Everyone is welcome to attend
Wednesday at ACCM UK

Every Wednesday

Health and Wellbeing
from 11:00am to 12:30pm

Health and Wellbeing Sessions, come and join our events. Everyone is welcome to attend
Monay at ACCM UK

Every Thursday

ESOL lessons
from 10:00am to 12:00pm

Learn to speak, read and write in English

Tuesday at ACCM UK

Every Friday

ESOL lessons
from 10:00am to 12:00pm

Learn to speak, read and write in English

Wednesday at ACCM UK

Every Saturday

Youth Club
from 12:00am to 2:00pm

Learn Maths with us at ACCM (UK)