Farida Women’s Centre

The Farida Women’s Centre is named after the founder of POPS, Farida Anderson MBE. The Centre provides a range of support services for women offenders/ex-offenders who live in the Oldham area.

We offer a range of services to women ex/offenders and their families at all stages of the criminal justice system, including;

  • Police triage (arrest)
  • At court (diversionary order or release)
  • Imprisonment/through-the-gate
  • On license or community payback activity

The Farida Women’s Centre is located at Brunswick House, 31 Union Street, Oldham and is open 10am – 5pm, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday.

For an informal chat about volunteering at The Farida Women’s Centre, please contact Kath on 07825 799560 or email women@partnersofprisoners.co.uk.

Alternatively, please contact hradmin@partnersofprisoners.co.uk or ring 0161 702 1000 for an application form.  All applications are subject to a reference check.

We welcome applications from those with lived experience, knowledge of the recovery process and/or criminal justice.