Press

Press and media

Our work has been highlighted in publications such as Private Eye, The Independent, The Sunday Herald, Reader’s Digest, The Herald, The Scotsman and BBC Radio 4. We are currently working with award winning photographer Robert Perry to document a visual history of the people we support towards independence.
The Borgen Project has urged people to host refugees through our programme.
December 2017, Readers Digest: Meet the families living with refugees
November 2017:  Magnum Photos   Children of Europe Retold
18th June 2017, Sunday Herald: The kindness of strangers: the challenges and rewards of opening your home to refugees
10 May 2017, Protein:  Airbnb for Refugees?
8 May 2017, The Guardian: ‘It’s like Airbnb for refugees’: UK hosts and their guests – in pictures
3 May 2017, The BBC did a radio dramatisation of Room for Refugees here  .
26 March 2017, Sunday Herald: Medics reveal: refugees literally driven mad by the ‘draconian’ asylum system
23 Sept 2016, Scottish Housing News: Profile on Room for Refugees
23 Dec 2015, The Independent: We are giving a Syrian refugee a home this Christmas
3 December 2015, The Metro:  Here’s how you can offer your spare room to a refugee
11 September 2015, The Guardian: How do I … offer a room to a refugee?