Support Organisations - Immigration and Language

25 July 2018

Asylum Advice UK
Confidential advice and guidance for asylum seekers and their dependents.
Asylum Helpline – English: 0808 8000 630 (opening hours Monday – Friday 8.30am- 5.30pm)
Helpline numbers for other languages can be found online

War Child
Working to protect, educate and stand up for the rights of children caught up in war.

The Children’s Section
Advice and support to unaccompanied children seeking asylum in the UK.

Freedom From Torture
Provides clinical services to survivors of torture who arrive in the UK, as well as working on rights.

UK Immigration
Information from UK Visas and Immigration Agency.

British Citizenship
Information on becoming a citizen, Life in The UK test and getting a passport.

ESOL (English for Speakers of Another Language) Courses online
Online help for practicing English, also offering free interactive listening lessons.

Information about immigration categories for non-European nationals.

Refugee Council
Advice for refugees and asylum seekers.

Migrant Help
Offering guidance and support to migrants in distress and victims of Human Trafficking.

Asylum Aid
Asylum Aid provides free application legal advice to vulnerable and disadvantaged UK asylum seekers.
Advice Line: 0207 354 9264 (lines open Tuesdays 1pm – 4pm)

Refugee Action
Support information regarding the asylum process and assisted voluntary return.

British Red Cross
Support for vulnerable refugees and UK asylum seekers.

UNHCR – The UN Refugee Agency
UNHCR provides legal and policy guidance for refugees and UK asylum seekers.