Refugees & Asylum Seekers

Useful information for parishes assisting refugees and asylum seekers

This list is not exhaustive, but will give you a start in finding sources of information to help refugees and asylum seekers. Many of these sites give links to further information.

Manchester Refugee Support Network (MRSN) www.mrsn.org.uk 
Includes a directory of services available in Greater Manchester and links to other websites

Manchester City Council www.manchester.gov.uk

Multi-Agency for Refugee Integration in Manchester 
www.manchester.gov.uk/a_to_z/service/2220/multi-agency_for_refugee_integration_in_manchester

Refugee Action www.refugee-action.org.uk   
Tel (Clients): 0808 800 0007 
(Admin): 0161 834 7715

Turn 2 us www.turn2us.org.uk 
A search facility for funding and information about benefits.

Direct Gov www.direct.gov.uk/
Details of people's rights.

Health for Asylum Seekers and Refugees (HARP) www.harpweb.org.uk

One Central Place www.onecentralplace.org 
A directory of Manchester voluntary and community groups.

BOAZ Trust  www.boaztrust.org.uk
A Christian organisation serving destitute asylum seekers in the North West of England.