Organisation type: Voluntary or Community Sector
The word ‘DERMAN’ has the same meaning in both Kurdish and Turkish – strength, solution, cure.
Who we are?
Derman, a registered charity and company limited by guarantee, was set up in Hackney in 1991 by members of the Turkish, Turkish Cypriot and Kurdish communities in partnership with local GPs and the health authority.
What we do?
Derman provides a range of health-related services to Kurdish, Turkish, Turkish Cypriot and Eastern European Turkish people mainly refugees and asylum seekers.