If, like us, you might be wondering how to support those living in Ukraine, who have been forced out of their homes due to escalating fighting, our Immigration Advisor has asked us to share the UNHRC’s link.
Due to the emergency, the UNHCR have stepped up their operations and capacity in Ukraine and neighbouring countries.
Your support will help ensure that those forced to flee their homes are sheltered and safe.
You can access the emergency appeal here and find out other ways to support.
Information for Ukrainian Residents of Newham
Welcome Newham Helpline
Welcome Newham Helpline is for anyone in the borough who is an asylum seeker, refugee, family, friends or host. The helpline can provide free advice, support and answer questions on how to get help for health, money, food, jobs and housing.
Freephone: 0800 916 8757, lines are open Monday – Friday 10am-5pm
There is also an information group so people can receive regular information updates about accessing support in Newham. People can join the information group by emailing WelcomeNewhamChampions@newham.gov.uk
London Borough of Newham have created an Ukraine information booklet, for Ukrainian residents of Newham. It details services and support available. It can accessed electronically by downloading a copy below.