Information, Advice and Services

The Information, Advice and Support Service (IASS) offers free, impartial information, advice and support in confidence for: 

  • Vulnerable youths and women, especially those who are victims of culturally related seclusion and stigma;
  • Local farmers and households on sustainable farming techniques and environmental sustainability techniques, blending their cultural practices with innovative practices;
  • Association and cooperation.

We provide

  • Helpline and email support (phone lines are open between 9.30am- 1pm and 2-4pm).
  • Meetings in at the headquarters of ICAD.
  • Independent Volunteer Supporter (IVS) assistance at meetings.
  • Help communicating with professionals (letter writing, emails, phone calls).
  • Support to achieve positive outcomes at meetings and reviews.
  • Help understanding reports by professionals.