Stay alert and keep refreshing your English! MEMEC is delivering Virtual Conversation Classes, to students of different English levels, on different days and different times. Women Only and Men Only classes are available. Please feel free to join in circulating the flyer.
Archive | March, 2020
Massive thanks to the 30-odd folks who attended today’s LMP Zoom to discuss changes to the way we are delivering to asylum seekers and refugees in Leeds. In particular thanks to everyone who contributed (especially those who forgot to mute their constructive criticism), and Neil and Riley who cut and pasted the Links/Chat – all […]
Reproduced in full – helpful summary – apologies for repeated content Ongoing advocacy initiatives Stop Lock Change Evictions letter to Mears, Serco and Home Office This week Scottish Refugee Council, alongside other members of the Stop Lock Change Evictions campaign, have written to Mears, Serco and the Home Office to ask them to take three […]
The Migrant Information Hub aims to offer useful information and resources to help migrants, and those supporting them, to stay safe, connected and informed, and to reduce the harmful impacts of coronavirus on our region and on people’s lives. The Hub is made and managed by Migration Yorkshire. We work with national government, local government, […]
For everyone who is at home and trying to continue their English language studies or learn with their children, please see this list of free online resources. There are even some online courses starting soon to keep you busy! The resources are divided into: For adults Beginners Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening Skills Grammar, Vocabulary […]
LMP are hosting a virtual lunch to discuss developments in the sector next Tuesday. Everyone is welcome to join, front line, managers, well wishers etc, but we will be pretty strict about sticking to the agenda. 12:30 – 13:15 will be focused on who is doing what, what’s changed, and a general catch up 13:15 […]
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Excellent resource here And remember – you can open a pdf in Word, if you want to share some of this stuff
My name is Elpida and I am a third year student at the University of Leeds, (and a volunteer with a number of refugee projects in Leeds) and I am conducting a research project on refugee organisations. Could you please take 10 minutes of your valuable time to complete my questionnaire in order to help […]
While the RETAS office we are still offering telephone support to our clients. You can reach us on one of our mobile numbers: 07440 402028 or 07949 796180 We’re aware that some calls to our office number are not being diverted yet – we’re working on this. Thanks for your patience!
We’ve added a new filter called Coronavirus/COVID-19 to help you find the articles you are looking for more easily We’ve also created a series of Google Docs, to allow us all to share ideas and resources, and to keep them all in one place. You can find these listed on our new Coronavirus/COVID-19 page, and […]
Right to Remain’s summary of C-19 related changes to the asylum process – simple with pictures and very user friendly Refugee Council’s Summary of Changes to Home Office Asylum & Resettlement policy and practice in response to Covid-19 (click on the picture to be taken to the web page) Changes to Home Office Asylum & […]