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Notes from Leeds MultiAgency Meeting, 3rd October 2016

Attendees: See the list; Apologies: Jon Beech (LASSN), Muhammed Nayyer Refugee Council Agenda; Richmond Hill Recreation Centre –  Ali Mahgoub, APPG Inquiry into Refugees – Lorna Gledhill, Haamla Midwives and destitution, Paula; Migration Yorkshire update, Bill Dennis; Ashiana  supporting people experience trafficking, Lizzie, UPDATE FROM THE ROOM. Richmond Hill – Depot: Ali Mahgoub, two employees […]

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Celebrate three years of progress with ICRAA

“International Committee for Rehabilitation Aid to Afghanistan (ICRAA) turns three years old on November 20th. Established in 2013 as a charity in England and Wales. Come and learn about our work in Afghanistan/Pakistan. There are currently an estimated 2.5 million displaced Afghans. Recently there has been increased pressure from Pakistan for Afghan refugees to leave. The […]

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www.mindwell-leeds.org.uk – the new mental health directory for Leeds

MindWell – a groundbreaking approach to mental health information and support MindWell (www.mindwell-leeds.org.uk) is a new online resource which will be a single ‘go to’ place for information about mental health in Leeds. The website is a fantastic resource for information, support and advice about mental health, including access to 24/7 crisis support. The idea is […]

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Hidden Talents 2016/17 – Helping Refugees into work within the NHS

At RETAS/City of Sanctuary we are currently taking referrals for the next cohort (2016/17) of the Hidden Talents programme run by the charity Growing Points, who support people from excluded communities to reach their full potential in their chosen field. The Hidden Talents programme finds sanctuary seekers with ambition and drive and supports them with […]

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Job: Children’s Adviser, Refugee Council £23.9k

Post:      Children’s Adviser Team:   Children’s Panel Location: Leeds Hours:   Full time, 35 hours per week Duration: Fixed Term 31.03.18 Grade/Salary: 5 – £23,935 Applications to be made via the Refugee Council website The closing date for applications is 26.10.2016 Interviews are provisionally set for 08.11.2016

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New Beginnings Fund – Leeds Community Foundation

New Beginnings has already had a successful ‘pilot’ stage. The fund began when a consortium of funders noticed that the increase in migrants to the UK was putting strain on community groups. They also noticed that more people in the UK wanted to support refugees and asylum seekers. The funders felt that the best way to […]

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