Achievements

PQASSO Quality Mark logo - level 1 (colour)WACAS has been delivering on its objectives for more than 35 years. Some highlights are listed below:

  • Addressing the issue of under-achievement of African and Caribbean children
  • Promoting cultural diversity by holding exhibitions, seminars, conferences, events, end of year celebrations, quiz nights and Black History month activities
  • Provision of sickle cell and thalassaemia trait training, counselling and information
  • Promoting healthy lifestyles, recreational activities and a luncheon club
  • Providing general advice, information and guidance for people with African and Caribbean origins
  • Developing positive partnerships with more than 50 organisations in Watford
  • Championing the contributions of the African and Caribbean people in history
  • Earning the prestigious PQASSO Level 1 quality standard for voluntary organisations
  • Achieving the Quality in Study Support (QISS) Emerged Status for the Supplementary School  
  • Received an award for over 15 years of educational service in Watford

QISSWACAS is committed to delivering the highest possible quality of service. Over the years, we have worked hard to improve efficiency, strengthening our financial and management systems, and building links with other organisations. These efforts are reaping benefits as we strive to reach and help more people each year. We are constantly monitoring and evaluating our services and would welcome any feedback on our performance.

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