Our highly successful drop-in sessions allow you to visit us without an appointment. You can use it to discuss any problems you might be having, whether it’s filling out forms, paying bills, or just simple, clear advice.
Adult Learning Service
We run ESOL and ICT classes free of charge. These classes are designed to empower our users to be able to use English with more confidence. Our service users learn how to read, write and speak English, as well as being taught ICT skills.
This programme is designed to strengthen knowledge and understanding of the Somali community. It also assists in identifying how best to approach the community in order to address their specific development needs, as they will have practical examples of different social issues.
Employment & Training
This service is designed to focus on making you more employable. We provide a community based facility that can give advice and guidance on finding work and improving skills. Read more
The family support service is available for those wishing to discuss family issues with people who understand their cultural heritage. You can receive assistance in all aspects of family live including education, health, housing, domestic violence, and relationship problems.
Health & Social Care Support
SDS provides high quality service focussing on individual wellbeing, as well as physical and mental health. Rooted firmly in the local community, we work in partnership with other health and social care organisations to provide service that’s truly reflecting to the needs of the people we support from awareness raising seminars.
Interpreting & Translation
This service aims to provide an interpreting and translation service that increases effective communication between service providers and the community. We provide translations of many languages including Somali, Arabic, Urdu, Dutch, Italian and many more…
Rahma childcare is an early years development scheme operated by SDS Ltd. and is partially funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) and Leicester City Council (LCC). We strive to give the best childcare possible, whilst also giving competitive prices.
This service intends to empower local disadvantaged young people that are not accessing mainstream youth provisions and are socially excluded or at risk of social exclusion by providing meaningful social, cultural, educational and sports activities.