How to support refugees 

There are lots of ways to support refugees in your community. 

Donate clothes, food and other necessary resources 
Host a refugee at home 
Set up a Community Sponsorship group and welcome a refugee into your community 
Join a campaign like the one to allow asylum seekers to work: 
Or show your solidarity by adding an orange heart to your social media profile  
Wear your support with pride by buying a t-shirt 
Find out more about the journeys people take to seek safety 
Donate a bicycle and get refugees cycling
Arm yourself with the facts 



One of the most valuable things you can do is give your time; volunteers help develop key skills while also ensuring good community integration  

As a teacher or classroom assistant for a charity who deliver free English lessons to refugees and asylum seekers in the North East:  

Help people develop skills so they can get into work