Confederation of Indian Organisations

The Confederation of Indian Organisations UK (CIO) is a national body supporting the South Asian voluntary and community sector. The CIO has been working in partnership with many national, regional and local organisations across England for almost forty years.

Their aim is to strengthen the capacity of the small and medium front-line organisations, serving their communities to promote social cohesion, social inclusion and improvement in benefits to people of South Asian heritage.

As part of Leicester Ageing Together, the CIO deliver the following activities for older people:

  • Drop-in/coffee club
  • Luncheon club
  • Day centre
  • Social, health and recreational activities
  • Welfare advice services

This project is being delivered in Belgrave.