Lucy at NACCOM brought this to our attention https://www.biglotteryfund.org.uk/funding/programmes/digital-fund/eligibility Click on the link or the picture below for more details
At last, we can announce the launch of the Transition Guide: http://transitionguide.org.uk a step-by step-guide to settling in Leeds, once you’ve received leave to remain. It’s been 3 years in the making, designed in collaboration with people who’ve sought refuge, featuring photos take by asylum seekers and refugees. You can read more about the process […]
The New to Leeds site http://newtoleeds.org is a guide to settling in Leeds for anyone who has a right to work in the UK. It’s the sister site to the refugee Transition Guide. It covers lots of topics from access to heath, education, housing, work, in a simple straightforward style and is translated into loads […]
Here is the latest Refugee Response Newsletter from the Diocese of Leeds Refugee Support Group bringing you a brief overview of the work being done across the Diocese since September 2015 and some updates from 2018. Recently we have been encouraging support for the WYDAN Night Shelter and the Community Sponsorship Scheme.
At long last, Asylum Matters have a website https://asylummatters.org They’ve got news and briefings and resources and all sorts A seriously worthwhile org with a website that’s chock full of good stuff. Well done to everyone involved Click on the picture below to be magically transported into a world of activism and fairness
Part of a HUGE selection of online English resources, English My Way is a resource for tutors who support and teach adults with no or low levels of English – providing free teaching resources and tools to manage classes Please click here or on the graphic below to explore these sessions Home Office staff may note the […]
If you’ve not visited Manuel Bravo or RETAS’ websites recently – you really should. They’ve both had serious work put into them, and still smell of fresh paint.
via VAL/Third Sector Leeds “Following feedback at the latest round of Third Sector Goes Local events, we have pulled together this set of key links to help organisations support their clients and prepare them for the rollout of Universal Credit in October. Universal Credit and You https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/700777/universal-credit-and-you-110418.pdf Government Guidance https://www.gov.uk/universal-credit Universal Credit – What will […]
newtoleeds.org is a new website aimed at helping Migrants in Leeds to understand how the city works. It offers a general guide to living in Leeds which is aimed at new migrants, to help them access key information and navigate the city’s services. It offers a mix of bite-sized information and signposting to other sites […]
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Eagle-eyed citizens will have noticed that there’s been movement on LCC’s second bid to the Controlling Migration Fund – this paper from late March says “In February 2018 Leeds City Council received notification from the Ministry for Housing Communities and Local Government that they had been successful in their bid to the Controlling Migration Fund […]
Do you ever wonder which organisations get funding, and from where? Or the kind of projects currently funded by the major Grant makers in your area? 360Giving is a website which publishes details of grants, along with beneficiaries, amounts etc. It’s much easier than wading through the charity commission website to find details embedded in […]