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We wanted to spotlight some of the incredible national organisations doing work across the UK to spread the word of welcome. If you need support and are not based in Bristol we recommend getting in touch with these groups.

Amnesty International UK

Worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights for all.
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 020 7033 1500

Immigration Advisory Service

Provides representation and advice on immigration and asylum law.
Tel (Bristol): 0117 204 7335

Information Centre about Asylum and Refugees (ICAR)

Independent information and research organisation based in the School of Social Sciences at City University in London.
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 020 7040 4596

International Organization for Migration (IOM), UK Office

Organisation which runs voluntary return programmes for anyone who has been in the asylum system at any stage and irregular migrants.
Email: [email protected]
Tel (Bristol): 0117 907 4777

NACCOM – The No Accommodation Network

An informal network of agencies providing support and accommodation for sanctuary seekers and migrants who would otherwise be destitute.


Platforma โ€“ arts and refugee network is about supporting, developing and mainstreaming refugee related arts.

Refugee Action

Independent national charity which works with refugees to build new lives in the UK.

Refugee Council

Largest UK organisation working with asylum seekers and refugees.
Tel: 020 7346 6700

UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), UK

The agencyโ€™s primary purpose is to safeguard the rights and well-being of refugees.
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 020 7759 8090

CHARIS Refugees

They support refugees and families in the South West.


They build the capacity of the refugee and migration sector through training and support.
Email: [email protected]

Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants

They fight for fairness and equality in immigration, nationalisation and asylum law.
Email: [email protected]

Migrant Help

They focus on refugee relief, support and advocacy.
Email: [email protected]

Migrant Voice

They focus on developing the voices of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in the public arena.
Email: [email protected]

Migrants Organise Ltd

They organise for power, dignity and justice.
Email: [email protected]

Refugees At Home

Connects migrants, refugees and asylum seekers with spare accommodation

Reset Communities and Refugees Ltd

Resettlement of refugee families.

Student Action for Refugees

Student network improving the lives of refugees in the UK.
Email: [email protected]

We Belong

Supporting young migrants working against the hostile environment in communities, schools, universities and parliament.
Email: [email protected]



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