Freedom from Torture Heart of England Spring Walk
Sunday 18 May, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. - a fun day out for all and a great way to meet people and raise funds for FfT's work - more info here.
Dignity for Asylum Seekers March: Bristol to Cardiff
We invite you to a series of BVT Vision Project barbecues and skill-share days at the Kushinga Garden behind 48 Raddlebarn Road, B29 6HA - more info here.
Birmingham Community Law Centre
Click here for the new Law Centre's opening hours and drop-in sessions.
BE part of BE Next 2014
BE Next, BE Festival’s young theatre/performance company, is recruiting for 2014. If you're aged between 14 and 19 and speak a language other than English, they want to work with you. See here.
"Meet the professional refugees lucky to get the minimum wage in the UK"
Read this Guardian article featuring a Hope Projects volunteer.
Migrant Help briefing: The new Asylum Help service
Asylum Support services will change from 1 April, under new arrangements instigated by the Home Office. The chosen provider is Migrant Help, and the new service will be known as Asylum Help. Read more here.
New Restore referral-form
Restore offers one-to-one befriending, group social activities and interactive training to help refugees become more job-ready.
Download referral-form here.
See the map here.
Appeal - bedding and household stuff for Hope Housing
We urgently need single duvets, single duvet covers, pillows, pots and pans, brushes and cleaning items - contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The map here shows information about immigration/asylum representatives who either have Legal Aid contracts or provide a free service.
Ujamaa - specialist support and counselling for refugee women and women seeking asylum
Try our interactive map here.