As you will know from previous posts, the telephone and web support for Asylum Seekers is changing. The old Asylum Help telephone number is now obsolete It has been replaced by the Migrant Help First Response Centre (FRC) – 0808 8010 503 which is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year The service offered […]
Please see our New Roots timetable for August and drop in leaflet. The New Roots project is part-funded through the European Union Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund. Making management of migration flows more efficient across the European Union.
There are currently 3 social prescribing schemes in Leeds. These are being replaced by a single service on 1st September 2019, run by Community Links. Full details are int the attached document
Migrant Help have subcontracted their Positive Move On Support for asylum seekers whose claims are accepted by the Home Office to Reed in Partnership (RiP). This service is already “live” The assistance RiP offer is phone-based, “with face-to-face support for vulnerable people.” Clients can’t be referred into this service or initiate contact using an external […]
You may have heard about the Leeds Card Extra – if you have one, you can access Leeds Leisure centres off-peak for substantially less than full price*. It also entitles you to discounts on local leisure activities, goods and services.** Leeds City Council have agreed to issue Asylum Seekers with Leeds Card Extra for £3, […]
Migrant Help will be soon be providing a new telephone service which combines their existing Asylum Helpline with telephone support (repairs etc) for people seeking asylum who are accommodated by the Home Office. They’ve published details of these new arrangements below, and have also included and implementation timeline Our new service combines the strength of […]
If you work with any vulnerable EU women (or a family member of an EU national) who might benefit from having settled status, Rights of Women are running a new telephone advice line providing legal advice and assistance. Telephone advice line, available on 020 7118 0267, is staffed by women immigration solicitors or barristers who […]
EMPLOYABILITY WORKSHOPS WITH PATH YORKSHIRE As part of the New Roots project, PATH Yorkshire running 3 employability workshops over the next few weeks on Job Searching, CVs and Application Forms and Interview Skills on the following dates: 30th May – Job search 13th June – CVs and application forms 20th June – Interview Skills Please see […]
Leeds City Council has now a dedicated webpage where residents in Leeds can access information on Brexit and be signposted to where find further information from central Government. please click on the image below The process is completely online – so if you know people who might struggle – Digital Assistance is available, they can […]
Leeds Refugee Forum is providing digital support in partnership with We Are Digital and the Home Office for those needing assistance with the online application for the EU Settlement Scheme. All appointments need to be made through We Are Digital: 0333 344 5675 We cannot provide any immigration advice. This is digital support only.
The ESV project links 3rd Sector organisations to businesses with a view to the business donating their skills, time and support to groups and charities, to help develop and support your organisation in a way that you may not have time to do but would benefit you enormously We currently have a partnership with Asda […]