Room for Refugees U.K. Western Europe and the U.S. – Refugee Hosting Scheme

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            Room for Refugees is one of those ideas that makes the world a better place. It brings people together, those who need to find a home when they have lost all else, with generous individuals who want to share their home. The concept was pioneered by Positive Action in Housing […]


Posted Posted in advice, destitute asylum seekers, shelter

An increasing numbers of refugees visiting our charity are left without almost every basic human need such as food, shelter, a GP or financial support of any kind, denied recourse to public funds, emergency hostels or the right to work. The Lifeline project began in 2004 and was the first pioneering and  holistic response  to the problem […]

Support for destitute (or about to be destitute) refugees, asylum seekers and NRPF

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If you or someone you know is destitute (or about to be made destitute),  we offer the following services: Helpline  Mondays 9.30 am to 11.30 am (except bank holidays). A Scotland wide service for destitute refugees, asylum seekers or anyone e.g. a friend or caseworker, supporting someone in this situation. Ask for the Destitution Helpline on […]