Lead by Amal El-Khoury, Arabic Welfare is unique in that we have qualified bilingual staff with lived experience as a migrant or refugee. Our staff include committed and experienced social workers, counsellors, registered migration agents, youth and community development workers.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Settlement advice and support
  • Family support and violence awareness
  • Gambling prevention and support
  • Youth support and education
  • Parenting – intergenerational, intercultural
  • Culture and language training and support.

Executive Manager:

Amal El-khoury


Abir Melhem – Team Leader / Social Worker

Ahmad Al-Shaimari – Settlement Support

Byanka Moshi – Youth Engagement

Dalal Sleiman – Capacity Building

Dalia Boumitri – Communication and Operation Worker

Eva Doumanis- Administration Worker

Emilie Abou Abdallah – Family Support

Inas Abosh- Settlement Support

Kinda Alsamara – Family Support

Lara Hage – Stakeholder Engagement and Communications Coordinator

Magda Gamar- Youth Engagement

Roula AbuGhazaleh- Counsellor

Rowayda Al-Badri – Settlement Support

Simar Amad – Community Development

Zain Altimimi – Therapeutic Counsellor