Northants Somali Women & Girls


  • Education
  • Documentation
  • Referral Pathways

Project Outline

In close consultation with the many communities affected by the practice of FGM, we created a Welcome, Information and Referral Booklet. Providing clear referral pathways for women survivors suffering from the consequences of the practice of FGM. Working in close partnership with Northants Somali Women & Girls to source the best health care for women with FGM.

There has been close consultation with mental health teams to understand the trauma that women who are victims of FGM abuse throughout this programme. Through the exploration of the genitalia women recognised the importance of understanding the female genitalia and the trauma that FGM causes.