HAYASHEN ARMENIAN YOUTH CLUB (HAYC)

On Friday 15th January 2021 HAYC came together for the first time since the New Year where we ran a workshop on ways in which young people can stay safe during the pandemic. We also enjoyed a number of socially distanced activities such as Table Tennis and...

PEACE ON EARTH IN 2021 AND NO MORE PANDEMIC OR WAR

This Christmas and New Year is a very unusual and sad end to a traumatic year. It feels somehow wrong to be engaging in the usual  joyfulness especially as the pandemic continues to cause havoc, be it in the UK or Armenia or around the world.Nevertheless,...

Lockdown

The new national lockdown restrictions came into force from 5th January until mid-February 2021.Some businesses and places are permitted to be open for a small number of exempt activities as long as safety arrangements are in place. A full list of...

Grief and Courage in Nagorno Karabakh | HART Visit Report

Humanitarian Aid Relief Trust (HART) release the findings from their November 2020 visit to Armenia and Nagorno Karabakh. You can download the full report below.On 27 September 2020, Azerbaijan and Turkey launched a joint-military offensive against the...

FREE Training in Job Search Skills

During November 2020 for four consecutive Tuesdays, the CAIA delivered workshops at Hayashen in job search skills in accordance with COVID-19 regulations. 15 people benefited from the training delivered by professional trainer and career coach, Alison...

Increasing your Self-Confidence & learning Assertiveness Skills

Increasing your Self-Confidence & learning Assertiveness Skills Tuesday, 1 December⋅09:45 – 15:15   Daily £10 shopping voucher in lieu of Out of pocket travel expenses for those attending will be paid and Lunch/refreshments provided Course delivered by...

Lockdown

The new national lockdown restrictions came into force from 5th November until 2nd December.To reduce social contact, certain businesses/charities and venues must close or restrict how they provide goods and services.This has impacted CAIA too, therefore...

Go Karting Fun Day

Despite the gloomy rain 36 young people had a great day out at Brentwood Go karting Raceway on 27th October 2020. The day was organised by CAIA's Hayashen Armenian Youth Club thanks to the support of the BBC Children In Need. All the young people excelled...

Thank You Scarlet

After 10 years working with us at CAIA, Scarlet Sarksan, our Health and Support Worker is leaving us to focus on her own private practice.  Over the years, Scarlet has combined working and studying to gain her qualifications as a counselling psychologist. ...

CAIA Donates to HAYASTAN ALL ARMENIAN FUND

Following the war unleashed against the people of Artsakh and Armenia on 27 September 2020, the CAIA Board of Directors agreed for CAIA to donate £3000 to the Hayastan All Armenian Charitable Trust GB (Himnadram) for immediate humanitarian and emergency...

We are our borders – All for Artsakh Relief Fund

Since 27th September, a violent and cruel war is raging in Artsakh, claiming lives and destroying homes. Both Armenia and Artsakh need support to be able to cope with the devastating consequences of the attacks. Please donate generously.

FREE Training in job search skills

Daily £10 shopping voucher in lieu of Out of pocket travel expenses for those attending andLunch/refreshments provided during the 3-day course. Course delivered by professional trainer and career coach, Alison Shuttle B.Ed, PTLLS Registration in advance...