A charity seeking to serve the needs of refused asylum seekers and refugees, primarily through providing housing in the Leeds and Bradford area.
An organisation of local individuals who offer assistance and support to destitute asylum seekers in and around the city.
Asylum Support Appeals Project
Aims to reduce destitution amongst asylum seekers by protecting their legal rights to food and shelter. Includes details of training and current projects.
Barbed Wire Britain
Campaigns for an end to migrant and refugee detention. Lists detention centres in the UK and the local organisations which support them. Also provides news and event listings.
The Bike Project
Takes second-hand bikes, fix them up, and donate them to refugees.
Christian organisation serving destitute asylum seekers in the North West of England, particularly the Greater Manchester area. Includes personal stories, details of current projects and information on how to help.
CARA (Council for Assisting Refugee Academics)
Established in 1933 in response to the persecution of academics across Europe by fascist regimes; includes a guide to their current programmes, grant schemes, and campaigns particularly for Iraqi academics.
City of Sanctuary
Aims to build a culture of hospitality towards people seeking sanctuary in the UK. Provides information on towns and cities with active groups and also provides resources and ideas for those wishing to get involved.
Displaced People in Action
A registered charity which has successfully been delivering projects to help asylum seekers and refugees to integrate into their new lives in Wales.
Medical Justice Network
Aims to expose inadequate healthcare provision for immigration detainees. Lists events and training days and provides extensive case studies and other resources.
Music In Detention
Works with immigration detainees, bringing them together with professional musicians and local communities to share, create and enjoy music, enabling often-ignored voices to be heard in new ways.
North of England Refugee Service
An independent and charitable organisation which exists to meet the needs and represent the interests of asylum seekers and refugees who have arrived or have settled in the North of England.
Notre Dame Refugee Centre
An independent charity in the heart of London’s West End. Specialises in support for French-speaking asylum seekers and refugees.
An organisation that aims to help Refugees and Asylum Seekers to integrate into their local community in Cardiff.
Independent national charity that workswith refugees to build new lives in the UK. Includes details of current campaigns and how to support the charity.
Refugee and Migrant Centre
Assists all members of new and emerging communities regardless of country of origin, ethnicity, legal status, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.
Works with asylum seekers and refugees by providing help and support, and by campaigning and lobbying for fair and humane treatment. Includes news and press releases, details of their services and campaigns, and how to get involved.
Refugee Survival Trust (RST)
Established in reaction to the problem of refugees and asylum seekers being made destitute in Scotland; includes details of their grants scheme and campaigns, with case studies, news and contacts.
Nationwide week of events designed to encourage the celebration of all that refugees bring to Britain.
Right to Remain
Provides advice, support and resources about campaigning for the right to remain in the UK.
Room to Heal
A healing community for refugees and asylum seekers who have survived torture and other forms of organised violence.
Scottish Detainee Visitors
An independent charity providing crucial emotional and practical support to people in immigration detention in Scotland.
Scottish Refugee Council
Independent charity dedicated to providing advice, information and assistance to asylum seekers and refugees living in Scotland. Details ongoing projects, available publications, resources and events.
Provides free counselling, psychotherapy and advocacy in the Yorkshire and Humber region to the survivors of persecution and exile.
STAR - Student Action for Refugees
National network of students campaigning to improve the lives of refugees in Britain. Offers information on running a group, campaigning and otherwise getting involved.
Still Human, Still Here
Campaigns to end the destitution of refused asylum seekers in the UK; calls upon the government to give them permission to work if their case has taken longer than six months or if they cannot return home through no fault of their own.
Students and Refugees Together (START)
Works in partnership with families, individuals and organisations to facilitate the transition of refugees from people in need to self reliant contributors to their local communities.
The Testimony Project
Tells the stories of female refugees and asylum seekers in Britain. Includes news and event information.
UK Lesbian & Gay Immigration Group (UKLGIG)
Promotes equality and dignity for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people who seek asylum in the UK, or who wish to immigrate here to be with their same-sex partner. Describes their support, research and policy work, and training, with a library of information:.
Welsh Refugee Council
Independent charity that empowers refugees and asylum seekers to rebuild their lives in Wales. Details the Council's work and provides news and campaign updates.
An independent, charitable membership organization with particular expertise on Zimbabwe, which works with asylum seekers in the UK.