Abianda is a London-based social enterprise that works with young women affected by gangs and county lines, and the professionals who support them.
Our mission is to bring about a culture shift in the way services are delivered to young women affected by gangs and county lines, so that:
We do this by
Our unique model of practice addresses the barriers that stop young women seeking help. By asking young women the right questions and offering an equal, transparent relationship we help them to discover their own resilience and competence, and to develop the power to change their situation. Our former service users cofacilitate all our training, and so shape the way professionals understand young women affected by gangs and county lines, and work with them.