The next LMP Zoom Chat will be held on Tuesday May 4th 2021 There is no particular theme – just a chance for the usual chit chat https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7845298047 Meeting ID: 784 529 8047 The chat will last from 12.30 – 13:45 Please stay as long as you are able, Thanks everyone, and see you there, […]
Archive | April, 2021
Mentorship opportunities for aspiring musicians, poets and dancers This opportunity is exclusively for Northern artists who experience racism and/or with lived experience of migration, displacement, or the asylum system. The project will provide expert tuition and guidance and help build confidence and provide networking opportunities with other emerging and established artists. We hope it will […]
Please find further official updates attached regarding resumption of negative cessations – a letter from the Minister Operational Guidance
via Asylum Matters, Migrants Organise and Leeds Anti-Raids 🚨 Priti’s “New Plan” for Immigration? It’s the #HostileEnvironment 2.0. We say ⛔ NO!⛔ Migrants Organise, Asylum Matters and Leeds Anti Raids Action are hosting an online event next Tuesday 4th May at 6pm to support people in filling in the consultation on the proposed immigration plans. We are […]
Please find attached the Home Office policy statement on cessations which was recently provided to the court in relation to an ongoing case regarding s.4 discontinuations. Although this document is in the public domain and can be shared widely, we must make clear that it only outlines the Home Office’s policy approach and that as […]
Excellent resources from the LMP session on Scams and Fraud – by West Yorkshire Tradfing Standards West Yorkshire Trading Standards Covid19 alert This is uploaded here every month ad can be downloaded to share. https://www.wyjs.org.uk/trading-standards/covid-19-resources/ To subscribe to the Covid19 News alert please e-mail [email protected] Independent Age https://www.independentage.org/coronavirus/resources https://www.independentage.org/get-support https://www.independentage.org/get-advice/advice-guides-factsheets-leaflets Where to report scam calls, […]
This newly published UK report by the Jesuit Refugee service seeks to envisage a just and person-centred asylum system by bringing refugee experience and policy analysis into conversation with Catholic Social Teaching, against the backdrop of new, deeply troubling government proposals for an overhaul of the asylum system.
LMM are now offering 20 minutes of free mindfulness at 12.30 on Zoom every Monday. There’s no requirement for people to contribute or even put their cameras on. It is led by an experienced Mindfulness practitioner, Tim Moore and is open to everyone. If you know anyone who might benefit from 20 minutes of stillness […]
Women’s Lives Leeds are hosting a focus group that will take place on Monday 19th April.
Doctors of the World are developing new resources which aim to increase the take up and confidence in the vaccine. As part of this they have prepared a short survey on vaccine confidence for organisations supporting migrants and refugees – it only takes five minutes to complete. Doctors of the World say ‘We know that, […]
Community Champions Project update – Information for groups and organisations, *Micro Grants of up to £1,000 now available* We are now accepting applications for Covid-19 Community Champion Micro Grants, read more about the grant here or apply here. ** Applications will be assessed weekly until end of May 2021, however this could be subject to […]
this article has been updated from the original posted at 13:18 on 16th April 2021 This session led by Shafir from West Yorkshire Trading Standards on Scams and fraud Education The link is here Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/98681443983?pwd=aHJ4d3RYaEFKUDFqNC91NWpDSThzdz09 Meeting ID: 986 8144 3983 Passcode: 245173 The training will last for 2 hours, not 1.25 hours as […]