British Pakistani Welfare Association

  • Strength in Diversity, Success in Unity

    British Pakistani Welfare Association

  • Ongoing Activities

    Health Walk Activity

    Join us every Monday at 1:30 P.M. for the BPWA Health Walk, a fantastic opportunity to prioritize your health and well-being. Let's continue to build connections, foster unity, and make a positive impact on our community.

  • Ongoing Activities

    Welcoming Space Activity

    Step into BPWA's welcoming space.

    Come together with our community in a space that radiates warmth and inclusivity. Let's walk, talk, and build connections!

  • Ongoing Activities

    English Language Classes

British Pakistani
Welfare Association

Strength in Diversity, Success in Unity

Strength in Diversity, Success in Unity

The British Pakistani Welfare Association is committed to nurturing a cohesive community and offering assistance to individuals and families of Pakistani origin as well as other communities residing in the United Kingdom. Our mission encompasses fostering cultural integration, providing educational resources, and addressing the diverse needs of various ethnic groups within the UK, transcending beyond solely the British and Pakistani communities.

Our Vision

The British Pakistani Welfare Association envisions a harmonious and empowered society where British Pakistanis thrive and contribute to the well-being of both their communities and the broader British society. Our vision is to foster a united and inclusive environment that promotes social equality, educational excellence, cultural appreciation, and holistic well-being.

Our Mission

The mission of the British Pakistani Welfare Association is to uplift and empower the British Pakistani community through comprehensive and targeted initiatives that address their unique needs and aspirations. Our organization aims to promote cultural integration, offer educational opportunities, and address the unique needs of the British Pakistani community.

Key Objectives

Guidance and Support Services

Offering expert guidance on housing, immigration, employment, and welfare matters to help individuals navigate challenges effectively.

Assistance for Individuals of Pakistani Origin in Need

Providing vital support to individuals of Pakistani origin in the UK, especially in Bedford Borough, during times of adversity.

Educational Enrichment

Promoting cultural awareness and education by sharing insights into Pakistan’s history, culture, languages, and Islam, fostering mutual respect.

Empowering Education and Training

Empowering individuals through English language classes and skill-enhancement training, enabling them to secure meaningful employment opportunities.

Recreational and Social Well-being

Creating opportunities for leisure activities that enhance social welfare, fostering a sense of community and well-being among individuals.

Promoting Mental Health and Preventing Suicide

Exploring strategies and initiatives aimed at raising awareness about mental health issues, fostering a supportive environment, and implementing effective measures to prevent suicides.

Our Upcoming Activities

Executive Members

Javed Akhter

Chairman

Cllr Fouzia Atiq

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Cllr Nasreen Akhter

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Nazia Kamran

Women Wing Coordinator

Cllr Mansoor Nasir

General Secretary

Cllr Mohammed Nawaz

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Cllr M Mahboob Din

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Cllr Hamayun Shahid

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Naeem Zaman

Fund Raising Manager

Taimoor Nasir

Overseas Commissioner

Mohammad Tariq

Treasurer

Irfan Iqbal

Media Coordinator

Adnan Farooq

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Ahmed Iftikhar

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Raja Nadeem Ahmed

Vice Chairman

Tariq Mehmood Ch

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M Bashir Choudhary

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Ghulam Mohsan Ali Naseervi

Khalil Ahmad

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Ch Zeegham Hayat

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  • Latest Updates

    Diabetes Workshop

    We extend our sincere gratitude to everyone who attended yesterday's Diabetes Awareness Session. Special thanks to Diabetes UK for their support in delivering the session, Lindleys Pharmacy for their assistance with information on hypertension, and Tesco Queens Park, especially Sid, Store Manager, for generously donating fruit for the workshop. A huge thanks to The Public Health Outreach Team of Bedford Borough Council for their valuable support . Thank you all for contributing to the success of this important event.

    Diabetes Workshop
  • Latest Updates

    Eid Milan Celebration (Women Only)!

    As we wrap up our Eid Milan Party, we're beaming with joy and gratitude! It was an incredible morning of connection, entertainment, and merriment. We're proud to have brought our community together and can't wait for our next gathering!

    Thank you Tops Pizza Bedford & La Rondine for your support!

    Eid Milan Celebration (Women Only)!
  • Latest Updates

    Welcoming Space Activity

    Step into BPWA's welcoming space.

    Come together with our community in a space that radiates warmth and inclusivity. Let's walk, talk, and build connections!

    Welcoming Space Activity
  • Latest Updates

    Health Walk Activity

    Join us every Monday at 1:30 P.M. for the BPWA Health Walk, a fantastic opportunity to prioritize your health and well-being. Let's continue to build connections, foster unity, and make a positive impact on our community.

    Health Walk Activity
  • Latest Updates

    Eid Chaand Raat!

    Experience the magic of Eid Chaand Raat with free henna art and delightful refreshments!

    Join us for an evening of celebration and joy.

    Eid Chaand Raat!
  • Latest Updates

    Office Inauguration Ceremony

    Strength In Diversity Success In Unity

    The launch of the British Pakistani Welfare Association (BPWA) at September 10, 2023

    Office Inauguration Ceremony
  • Latest Updates

    Stress Management Workshop

    Empowering moments with Dee Adams, Community Engagement Team, Bedfordshire NHS Talking Therapies at the "Stress Management Workshop" held at BPWA office. Discovering resilience and well-being together with Bedfordshire NHS Talking Therapies

    Stress Management Workshop
  • Latest Updates

    Rivercare Clean Up Event

    British Pakistani Welfare Association memebers participated at the Bedford Rivercare Clean Up community litter pick event organised by Bedford Borough Council.

    Rivercare Clean Up Event
  • Latest Updates

    Day Center Activity

    Numerous Smiling Faces and Engaging Discussions on Mental and Physical Health, Community, Well-being, and Connections emerge. Special Thanks Extended to Mohammad Yasin MP for Bedford & Kempston for Participation

    Day Center Activity

    Contact Us

    If you have any questions, inquiries, or would like to get involved with our organization, please don’t hesitate to contact us. You can reach us through our website, email, or by visiting our office. We look forward to hearing from you and working together to create a brighter future for the Pakistani community in the United Kingdom.

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    Upcoming Activities

    Welcoming Space

    Gents : Monday from
    13:30 – 15:30 A.M.
    Ladies: Starting soon

    Free English Language Classes

    Wednesday & Thursday
    12:30 - 15:30 A.M.

    Eid Milan Party (Women Only)

    Saturday 27th April 2024
    10:30 A.M.

    Diabetes Workshop

    Ladies: Monday 3rd June
    11:00 - 12:00 A.M.
    Gents : 13:30 - 14:30 A.M.

    Free Hair Plaiting Workshop

    Thursday 6th June
    09:30 - 11:30 A.M.

    Free Origami Paper Crafts Workshop

    Thursday 13th June
    09:30 - 11:30 A.M.

    Free Making a Macrame Knot Keyring Workshop

    Thursday 20th June
    09:30 - 11:30 A.M.

    Free Mindfulness Maths Workshop

    Thursday 27th June
    09:30 - 11:30 A.M.

    Get in Touch!