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!
LASSN’s volunteer support continues – although we have changed the ways in which this support is delivered. All social groups, recruitment and training events have been suspended for the time being We are advising volunteers to think about how they can continue to support folks, in light of social distancing guidelines If this isn’t possible […]
The large social Monday drop-in, English classes and the Women’s Group are currently suspended. However, we are still going to be on site on Mondays and Wednesdays and on a Monday we will be distributing food parcels, toiletries and a hot meal (to take away) to refugees and asylum seekers that attend. This will take […]
The Refugee Council Leeds office is now closed for the foreseeable future and all services have implemented a working from home policy in response to the escalating Covid 19 crisis. All staff landlines have been rerouted to their mobile phones. For general enquires you can still call 0113 2449404 Please see the following information from […]
In light of government advice re Covid-19/ coronavirus, the RETAS office is temporarily closed. This means that the Friday drop-in and face-to-face client appointments are suspended until further notice. Staff will be working from home to provide essential support to clients over the phone, and we will continue a limited delivery of ESOL and IELTS […]
Excerpt from Manuel Bravo about changes to their delivery – but they are still taking referrals Our number one priority is the safety and wellbeing of our clients, volunteers and staff. To protect them, we will temporarily cease all face to face appointments, activities and outreach sessions. This means volunteers and staff will not meet […]
The Leeds FAN have published a google doc outlining which FAN Partners are still open. It will be subject to change and alteration over the next few weeks, so be sure to bookmark it.
As of 18th March 2020 Citizens Advice Leeds will close face to face services. Resources will be diverted to telephone, email and webchat, available Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. Here’s a list of Financial Inclusion services across Leeds accurate 17th March 2020
British Red Cross office is closed, and has moved to phone-only services In Leeds this means calling 07730 090 865 or 07850 645 179 In Bradford this means caing 07872 007 819 or 07921 403 672 The general office number is 0113 201 5240
Leeds City Council is suspending all EUSS digital support and ID scan services until further notice: we will update you as soon as we have more clarity on when we will be able to resume these services. Henriette Mahamane, Leeds Migration Support Coordinator, Communities, Leeds City Council.
LRF, like many other organisations and institutions, has followed advice and guidance from Public Health England. However, as the situation continues to escalate and in light of new Government advice we feel it is sensible to consider additional precautions. LRF’s trustees immediate focus is the safety and wellbeing of our service users and partners and […]
“Leeds Conversation Club for asylum seekers and refugees, which meets at Mill Hill Chapel on Thursday afternoons, is now temporarily closed until at least 23rd April, and possibly for longer. This is a decision taken reluctantly by the volunteer team, in response to the coronavirus outbreak. We will post another notice here when a decision […]