What our members say

‘The sincerity of my gratitude will always remain in my heart. Thanks for your help.’  F granted 5 year refugee status

‘I would like to advise you that I was granted my indefinite leave to remain in UK. It is at this joyful occasion I would like to thank you all for the support and comfort you gave me in my hard times of need.  Your organisation has really left a trade mark in my heart.’  P granted indefinite leave to remain

‘If I come feeling depressed or stressed, meeting and sharing with others can bring the best out in me’  Drop In Centre user

‘We are like a family’  Drop In Centre user


Becoming a ZA member

Please look at the ZA membership package to see what you get for being a member Membership Package 2012

If you like the look of this then fill in a membership form, print off and return to the ZA office with your membership sub

ZA Membership FORM 2016

Active ZA members

Marian's green blanket

Marian’s mighty green blanket is finally finished!



Teresa and Susan planting out the maize seedlings, April 2014


http://www.spitalfieldscityfarm.org/news – Click on link for news of ZA members gardening project



Members of ZA Dance Group in Action at recent 26 June Event!

(Photo: Daniella Brenna,   http://danielabrenna.wix.com/danielabrenna)


Down at the farm – ZA members working at City Spitalfields Community Farm, April 2013

stella, olivia and saul

Lutfun sharing skills

Manchester ZA IMG_0260members participating in International Women’s Day events, March 2013

ZA members on an Away Day trip to Oxford – we were blessed with the weather – best day of the year!

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Article by ZA member Clever Tandi:   http://nehandaradio.com/2013/02/18/a-case-of-a-mad-man-gone-madder/


Mai Maravanyika speaks to MDC Manchester members about the ZA

MDC Manchester General Meeting Photos with Ms Maravanyika 01


Community radio station: Knitting group interview

See the link to the show. All you have to do is press play. There are sharing and downloading options available as well which are very user friendly.



Knitting –  Craft Workshop at ZA!



Hasani and Louisa looking after the ZA stall at the Boishakhi Mela on 20 may




ZA members enjoying The Two  Gents of Verona at the Globe Theatre, May 2012




ZA member gets article published:   “My article on the Zimbabwe Vigil is now in on-line Magazine of The New Londoner. Here is the link http://www.thenewlondoners.co.uk/


ZA members Stella, Aivet, Felistas, Sarah and Grace had a day to remember when Lord Bob Hughes kindly took them round the Palace of Westminster. We learned a lot and finished the visit with a drink on the sunny terrace, looking at the Thames flowing by.