Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Resources for those wanting to reach out to refugees and asylum seekers.

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Book Reviews

"Perhaps everyone should be encouraged to read this book, although it will particularly appeal to those who wish to gain more of a personal, in depth insight into the reality of life for forcibly displaced people". A review of this book by Innocent Magambi. Reviewed by Fiona Poulson.
Reviewed by Fiona Poulson
An excerpt from this book by Neal Pirolo about relocating refugees. "We are here. We are living among you. The reasons for which we came are diverse. Some are noble; some motives are not so pure. But we are here. What are you going to do with me?" Jesus said, "I was a stranger and you took me in." (Matthew 25:35)
  • Boaz Trust

    The Boaz Trust is a Christian charity serving destitute asylum seekers and refugees in Greater Manchester.
    Tel: 0161 202 1056
  • Church Response For Refugees

    Church Response For Refugees is a movement to inspire, encourage and equip churches and communities across the UK to actively welcome and support refugees.
    Tel: 01618307002
  • HowWillTheyHear

    #HowWillTheyHear mobilises Christians to partner with churches to share the gospel with migrants and refugees across the UK, Europe & Middle East.

  • Welcome Churches

    WELCOME CHURCHES' vision is for every refugee in the UK to be welcomed by their local church.
    Tel: 01332 498041