Refugee and Asylum Directory

Refugee and Asylum Seeker Organisations/Agencies' Directory in Merseyside

Asylum Link Merseyside

Address: 7 Overbury Street, Liverpool, L7 3HJ
Telephone: 0151 709 1713
Fax: 0151 709 1734
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Website: www.asylumlink.org.uk
  • Asylum Link is a drop-in centre for asylum seekers and refugees providing tea, coffee and a place to meet. We aim to give a warm welcome, friendship, help and advice to Asylum Seekers and Refugees in the city. We encourage the participation of asylum seekers and refugees in the service we provide and the centre is run by a small number of paid staff and around 60 volunteers. We rely heavily on donations of clothes, food and other items to keep us going. We prefer that people notify us of any donations they are bringing and furniture donations should always be booked in with us in advance. Thank you.
  • A warm welcome – tea, coffee, table tennis, table football and a place to relax
  • Advice and Guidance – Immigration (OISC 3) and welfare benefits casework
  • Furniture and Clothing distribution
  • English and Cookery Classes
  • Computer Access
  • Destitution support – cash grants, food, a postal address, toiletries, laundry and shower facilities and temporary bag storage
  • Destitution Road Show – a mobile display showing the life of destitute Asylum Seekers
  • Health and Well Being programmes including – Healthy Cooking sessions, Porridge4Breakfast, Soup4Lunch, Friday Fruit and access to allotments, garden and cycling projects
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • Conversation/Poetry Groups
  • Student placements and research opportunities
Phone for details. Casework hours vary from opening hours.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 4pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 4pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 4pm
  • Thursday 9am - 4pm
  • Friday Closed
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: None

 

Blackburne House Group

Address: Blackburne Place (Off Hope Street), Liverpool, L8 7PE
Telephone: 0151 709 4356
Fax: 0151 709 8293
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Website: www.blackburnehouse.co.uk
  • ESOL courses for women. Training and educational courses for women in IT, personal and professional development, health, construction, management, qualifications in teaching and from the Chartered Institute of Housing. We also run courses for young women aged 16-18.
Telephone service, Drop-in service, Appointment system.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 9pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 9pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 9pm
  • Thursday 9am - 9pm
  • Friday 9am - 6pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: Hours outside term time may vary. The building is wheelchair accessible. Childcare may be provided on certain courses.

 

British Red Cross

Address: Brunswick Business Park, Bradbury House, Tower Street, Liverpool, L3 4BJ
Telephone: 0151 702 5050
Fax: 0151 702 5051
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Website: www.redcross.org.uk
  • The British Red Cross are a volunteer-led humanitarian organisation that helps people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are. We provide a range of local community services, designed to meet the needs of vulnerable people facing personal crisis. Please contact the individual projects for a referral or more information. In Merseyside we provide the following services:
  • International Tracing and Message Service (ITMS): Assisting in tracing family members separated by war, disaster or migration;
  • delivering family news when normal means of communication have broken down by the Red Cross Messages;
  • providing Certificate of Detention if one was visited by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in detention centres overseas.
  • The service is free and confidential and by appointment only. We can also provide trained interpreter volunteers. For more information about the ITMS or to make a referral, please contact Annapaola Letizia on 0151 702 5058 or e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Office Hours: Monday 9:00 to 17:00 Wednesday 9:00 to 17:00 Thursday 9:00 to 16:00 Please visit the Red Cross website for further information: http://www.redcross.org.uk/What-we-do/Finding-missing-family
  • Refugee and Migrants Project:- Helping vulnerable asylum seekers and refugees adjust to life in a new country. We can provide one-off Emergency Support for those without financial support (assessed on an individual basis) and an Orientation service offering short-term one to one guidance and information about local services, rights and entitlements and links into local community activities. For more information about Refugee Services, or to make a referral, contact: Wang-Sam Sin on 0151 702 5072 or e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone for details. Casework hours vary from opening hours. Appointments only, no drop-in facility available.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 8am - 4pm
  • Tuesday 8am - 4pm
  • Wednesday 8am - 4pm
  • Thursday 8am - 4pm
  • Friday 8am - 4pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Other Services:
  • Emergency Response
  • Event First Aid
  • Fire and Emergency Support Service
  • Humanitarian Education
  • Medical Equipment
  • Skin camouflage
  • Volunteering
  • Fundraising
  • First Aid Training
  • Charity Shops

 

Brook

Address: 81 London Road, Liverpool, L3 8JA
Telephone: 0151 207 4000
Fax: 0151 207 4144
Website: www.brook.org.uk
The organisation provides contraception and sexual health services to under 25s.
How to Contact: Telephone service, drop-in service.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday10am - 6pm
  • Tuesday10am - 6pm
  • Wednesday10am - 6pm
  • Thursday10am - 6pm
  • Friday10am - 6pm
  • Saturday10am - 6pm
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: Wheelchair accessibility.

 

CDS Housing Association [for Floating Support]

Address: Community Support Team, 142 Great Homer Street, Liverpool, L5 3LQ
Telephone: 0800 169 2988
Fax: 0151 298 1901
CDS deliver a floating support service to people granted asylum who are living in Liverpool. The service can help up to 40 households to set up and maintain their tenancies as well as helping them to integrate into the local community.
How to Contact: Telephone service, drop-in service.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday12 noon - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: None

 

COMPASS

Address: 25 Hope Street, Liverpool, L1 9BQ
Telephone: 0151 708 6688
Fax: 0151 707 8728
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Website: www.compass-counselling.org.uk
At Compass we aim to provide the adult residents of Merseyside who suffer from emotional and mental health problems the opportunity to access free one-to-one, long term counselling.
Other Area: Merseyside
How to Contact: Telephone service, Appointment system.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9.15am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9.15am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9.15am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9.15am - 5pm
  • Friday 9.15am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: Languages spoken: French and Arabic. Wheelchair access available at Hope Street premises.

 

Congolese Association of Liverpool

Address: 23 Prescot Road, Kensington, Liverpool, L7 0LA
Telephone: 0779 208 7139
Fax: 0151 261 1767
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Counselling, advice on housing and other welfare benefits, Interpreting and translation, referrals and community links.
Other Area: Wigan and Manchester
How to Contact: Telephone or drop-in service.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 10am - 5.30pm
  • Tuesday 10am - 5.30pm
  • Wednesday Outreach Services
  • Thursday 10am - 5.30pm
  • Friday 10am - 5.30pm
  • Saturday 10am - 5.30pm
  • Sunday 10am - 5.30pm
Outreach Services: Counselling and advice - please phone for details.
Other Information: No creche facilities at the moment. Languages spoken: Lingala, French, Swahili, Kikongo and Tshiluba.

 

Europe in the World Centre (EWC)

Address: School of Politics and Communication Studies, Roxby Building, University of liverpool, Liverpool, L69 7ZT
Telephone: 0151 794 2904
Fax: 0151 794 3948
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Website: www.liv.ac.uk/ewc
The EWC is a multi-disciplinary research centre based in the School of Politics and Communication Studies, involving researchers from elsewhere in the University. The central focus of the centre is the relationships between Europe and other regions of the world, it is also at the centre of the University of Liverpool's participation in the region.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday10am-1pm & 2pm-5pm
  • Tuesday10am-1pm & 2pm-5pm
  • Wednesday10am-1pm & 2pm-5pm
  • Thursday10am-1pm & 2pm-5pm
  • Friday10am-1pm & 2pm-5pm
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Outreach Services: Our events such as seminars and conferences are normally open to all members of the public. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more details.
Other Information: We are a research centre based in the University of Liverpool, organising seminars, conferences and original research.

 

Family Refugee Support Project

Address: Toxteth Town Hall, 15 High Park Street, Liverpool, L8 8DX
Telephone: 0151 728 9340
Fax: 0151 728 9340
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Website: www.frsp.co.uk
We work with refugee and asylum-seeking families who are struggling to deal with their experiences of persecution and exile. The project offers psychotherapy to parents and children alongside working on the land at our allotment site. Each family is offered a piece of land, tools, horticultural and psychotherapeutic support, practical support, signposting to other services and individual, family and group support meetings at our Toxteth base.
How to Contact: Referrals can be made by contacting us by telephone or by email - details as above.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Tuesday 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Wednesday 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Thursday 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: Any individual in the family can be referred. Referrals may be from health visitors, GPs, teachers, social workers, other support workers, voluntary agencies, refugee organisations or others.

 

Global Inclusion for Healthcare

Address: C18 Stanlaw Abbey Business Centre, Dover Drive, Ellesmere Port, CH65 9BF
Telephone: 0151 355 4008
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Our organisation aims to promote access to healthcare for asylum seekers and other socially marginalised groups. We currently run a course for Liverpool University's medical students which introduces them to the specific health requirements of asylum seekers and refugees whilst educating them on the asylum seeking process.
How to Contact: Contact administrator Gina Phillips on 0151 355 4008. Although our office hours are technically 9-1pm there is often someone in the office after 1pm.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 1.00pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 1.00pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 1.00pm
  • Thursday 9am - 1.00pm
  • Friday Closed
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None

 

Granby Toxteth Development Trust

Address: 129b Lodge Lane, Toxteth, Liverpool, L8 0QF
Telephone: 0151 734 4925
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Website: www.gtdt.co.uk
Granby Toxteth Development Trust provides various services and facilitates a wide range of projects such as:
  • A UK Online Centre with free internet access
  • Business Support project
  • ESOL Courses
  • Young Persons Projects
  • We also provide general services such as photocopying.
Our aim is to cater for the whole community and we hope that everyone can benefit from one service or another which we provide.
For more details please contact GTDT on 0151 734 4925. Referrals are not required.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9.30am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9.30am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9.30am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9.30am - 5pm
  • Friday 9.30am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: None

 

 
   
   
   
   
   
 
   
   
 
   
   

 

Haven Project

Address: Seymour House, 41 - 43 Seymour Terrace, Liverpool, L3 5TE
Telephone: 0151 707 0101
Fax: 0151 708 9200
This is an early intervention and preventative project offering mental health intervention in 7 schools, though can offer consultation to other schools and some work with unaccompanied minors. Funded by CAMHS grants until 2008. Referrals via school or college. Work closely with PSS with children identified as being through traumatic experiences and symptoms of PTSD.
How to Contact: Referrals via school or college, through EMTAS [Ethnic Minority and Traveller Achievement Service]. Telephone - 07974750577 / 8 or contact PSS on 0151 702 5555 to discuss a referral.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5.00pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5.00pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5.00pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5.00pm
  • Friday 9am - 5.00pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: We visit 5 schools in the local area and accomodation providers and colleges for unaccompanied minors.
Other Information: None

 

Health Energy Advice Team Ltd

Address: 72-74 Durning Road, Edge Hill (Kensington), Liverpool, L7 5NG
Telephone: 0151 263 2620
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We provide information, advice and assistance on a range of issues including welfare benefits, housing, education, employment, clothing, grants for central heating, heating measures, fire safety, security and signposting services.
How to Contact: Telephone service, drop-in service, appointment system. Home visits for people who cannot access provision due to disability.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: Only English spoken by staff. Building is wheelchair accessible. No creche facilities but a friendly inclusive response from all staff.

 

Hope at Everton/Learndirect

Address: 1 Haigh Street, Everton, Liverpool, L3 8QB
Telephone: 0151 291 3041
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How to Contact: We can be contacted via telephone or email using the details above. The main person to contact is the Centre Manager. We can also send information through the post.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday10am - 4.30am
  • Tuesday10am - 4.30am
  • Wednesday10am - 4.30am
  • Thursday10am - 4.30am
  • Friday10am - 4.30am
  • SaturdayClosed
  • SundayClosed
Outreach Services: We can visit other organisations for the enrolment procedure. At the moment because of licence policies the courses cannot be run off site. This could happen in the future though, if there is a big enough need.
Other Information: We have full wheelchair access. We also have the refectory which serves hot and cold drinks and food. The ELLIS tutor speaks a number of languages.

 

I A Legal Ltd (Immigration Asylum Legal Ltd)

Address: 40 Lawrence Road, Liverpool, L24 2TS
Telephone: 0151 733 4466
Fax: 0151 733 4452
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Specialist in Immigration, Asylum and Human Rights Law. Private solicitors, OISC:F200500006
How to Contact: Through landline or direct to PR on 07528901337
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am-5pm
  • Tuesday 9am-5pm
  • Wednesday 9am-5pm
  • Thursday 9am-5pm
  • Friday 9am-5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: On request and subject to availabilty
Other Information: None

 

ICAS (Independent Complaints Advocacy Service)

Address: The Gateway Conference Centre, 71 London Road, Liverpool, L3 8HY
Telephone: 0845 120 3735
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Website: www.carersfederation.co.uk
  • ICAS - Supporting Your Voice in the NHS. ICAS Stands for the Independent Complaints Advocacy Service. We are hosted by the Carers Federation. We can help if you feel you have not had the service you expect from the NHS and want to make a formal complaint.
  • Our service is independent of the NHS, confidential and free. ICAS can support you with your complaint by helping you write letter, attend meetings with you, help you explore your options and answer questions to help you make decisions. ICAS stands for the Independent Complaints Advocacy Service. We are hosted by the Carers Federation. We can help if you feel you have not had the service you expect from the NHS and want to make a formal complaint.
  • Our service is independent of the NHS, confidential and free. ICAS can support you with your complaint by helping you write letters, attend meetings with you, help you explore your options and answer questions to help you make decisions. ICAS - Supporting Your Voice in the NHS ICAS stands for the Independent Complaints Advocacy Service.
  • We are hosted by the Carers Federation. We can help if you feel you have not had the service you expect from the NHS and want to make a formal complaint. Our service is independent of the NHS, confidential and free. ICAS can support you with your complaint by helping you write letters, attend meetings with you, help you explore your options and answer questions to help you make decisions. ICAS- Supporting Your Voice in the NHS
How to Contact: You can contact our servcie by calling the ICAS helpline number 0845 120 3735
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: ICAS provides outreach locactions all over the Northwest.
Other Information: None

 

International Organization for Migration (Liverpool)

Address: Piccadilly House, 49 Piccadilly, Manchester, M1 AP
Telephone: 0161 212 1463
Fax: 0161 212 1464
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Website: www.iomlondon.org
IOM is an intergovernmental organisation which promotes the principle that humane and orderly migration benefits migrants and society. In the U.K. IOM runs a number of voluntary assisted return programmes for asylum seekers and irregular migrants wishing to return to their countries of origin. Reintegration assistance post-return is also available to those who are in the asylum process.
Other Area: M
How to Contact: IOM can be contacted by phone or email at any time during office hours. Those wishing to discuss voluntary return or make an application will need to make an appointment - this can often be arranged the same day.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9.30am - 5.30pm
  • Tuesday 9.30am - 5.30pm
  • Wednesday 9.30am - 5.30pm
  • Thursday 9.30am - 5.30pm
  • Friday 9.30am - 5.30pm
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Outreach Services: Blackburn - fortnightly drop on a Tuesday from 11.00am - 1.00pm at the Asylum Seeker & Refugee Community (ARC) Project drop in at Wesley Hall Methodist Church, Feilden Street, Blackburn. Phone the Liverpool office to check which Tuesdays we'll be there. We also offer a drop in service in Bolton, Bury and Rochdale - phone the office for details of times
Other Information: IOM has access to interpreters for all languages.

 

Kurdish Association of Merseyside

Address: 51 Everton Road, Liverpool, L6 2EH
Telephone: 07939 843060
Fax: 0151 233 1871
Providing support, advice and care to Kurdish origin residents on Merseyside by holding cultural, social and educational events for Kurdish people in the region.
How to Contact: Telephone service, telephone advice line.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Outreach Services: We have outreach on Mondays and Fridays every week, offering information and advice for asylum seekers. Please phone for details.
Other Information: Kurdish Sorani spoken.

 

Liverpool City Council Adult Guidance Service

Address: Ethnic Minority Employability Project, Job Bank, 4 Tunnel Road, Kensington, Liverpool
Telephone: 0151 233 1870
Fax: 0151 233 1871
The Project aims to deliver high quality information, advice and guidance in an educational/vocational context to adult refugee/asylum seekers. We provide this service on a predominantly outreach basis, assisting our client group to make informed decisions regarding their learning and work opportunities.
How to Contact: Telephone service, telephone advice line.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: Please contact for details.
Other Information: Wheelchair access at Bridge Chapel Centre. Please contact for details of languages spoken.

 

Liverpool City Council Asylum Team - Service closed

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Liverpool City South Connexions

Address: c/o The Door 3rd Floor Abney Buildings, 65/67 Hanover Street, Liverpool, L1 3DY
Telephone: 0151 709 5400
Fax: 0151 709 4891
Website: www.connexions-gmerseyside.co.uk
Connexions provides advice, guidance and support for all 13-19 year olds [and up to age 25 if the young person has additional learning/support needs]. This may include asylum seekers and refugees.
Other Area: Knowsley, Sefton, St Helens, Halton and Wirral
How to Contact: Telephone service, drop-in service, appointment system.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday10am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 4pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: Home visits, advice, guidance to organisations as well as community groups
Other Information: There are four offices in Liverpool. They are all accessible to wheelchair users.

 

Liverpool Community College [ESOL]

Address: Duke Street Centre, 82 Trade Wind Square, Liverpool, L1 5AG
Telephone: 0151 252 4576
Fax: 0151 252 4574
Website: www.liv-coll.ac.uk
The College provides English classes for speakers of other languages [ESOL] at all levels: full time / part time / evening, at College sites and outreach centres. Language support is available to students on a wide range of academic and vocational courses throughout the College. Access to open learning facilities including IT suites. Foundation courses to enable students to access mainstream courses. Careers advice and guidance.
Other Area: Access to courses for anyone living in the wider Merseyside area
How to Contact: Telephone service, telephone advice line.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm [office hours] 6pm - 9pm evening classes
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm [office hours] 6pm - 9pm evening classes
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm [office hours] 6pm - 9pm evening classes
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm [office hours] 6pm - 9pm evening classes
  • Friday 9am - 5pm [office hours]
  • Saturday Classes in outreach by arrangement.
  • Sunday Classes in outreach by arrangement.
Outreach Services: ESOL classes are offered in several outreach centres. College courses are based in main college centres, but there are also 14 discs [drop in study centres] based throughout the city.
Other Information: ESOL staff are able to offer support in most European languages plus Somali, Cantonese, Mandarin, Malay, Japanese, Farsi, Arabic. Most situes have wheelchair access. There are [limited] creche facilities.

 

Liverpool Lifelong Learning

Address: Phoenix Adult Centre, Liverpool L8
Telephone: 0151 728 9086
English language classes for adults.
How to Contact: Drop in service 10am - 12 noon, Fridays at Phoenix.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 4pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 4pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 4pm
  • Thursday 9am - 4pm
  • Friday 9am - 4pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: Outreach can only be accessed through assessment sites e.g. Phoenix Friday morning.
Other Information: None

 

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Address: Pembroke Place, Liverpool, L3 5QA
Telephone: 0151 705 3100
Fax: 0151 709 0354
Website: www.liv.ac.uk/lstm
Advice and support to refugee and asylum seeking doctors trying to get back into work in the UK, including a weekly study club to facilitate the requalifying process and a one year part-time postgraduate Diploma in Medicine for the UK.
How to Contact: Telephone service. 0151 705 3321
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: None

 

Liverpool Somali Community

Address: 57 Granby Street, Liverpool, L8 2TU
Telephone: 0151 709 3853
The object of the association is to relieve need and to advance education among the Somali community in Liverpool, to advance the Islamic religion, and to provide facilities in the interest of social welfare for recreation and other leisure-time occupation for those members of the said community who have need of such facilities by reason of their youth, age, infirmity or disablement, poverty or social and economic circumstances with the object of improving the conditions of life of such members of the said community.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: Children/Young people Elderly/Old People People with disabilities
Other Information: Provides human resources Provides buildings/facilities/open space Provides services Provides advocacy/advice/information

 

Liverpool Asylum Seeker And Refugee (LASAR) Partnership

Address: c/o MNFC/MRSN 4th Floor, 35 Bold Street, Liverpool, L1 4DN
Telephone: 0151 707 0566
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The LASAR project and MRSN established the core refugee and asylum support work to assist folk in Liverpool with their transition to refugee integration.  Much of the work focusing on help with benefits, housing, health, employment and training advocacy and support.
How to Contact: 0151-707-0566
Office Opening Hours: Usually
  • Monday - closed
  • Tuesday10am - 4pm
  • Wednesday10am - 4pm
  • Thursday10am - 4pm
  • Friday10am - 4pm
  • Saturday closed
  • Sunday
Outreach Services: Drop-in
Other Information: Volunteering opportunities available

 

Medical Foundation North West

Address: 1st Floor, North Square, 11-13 Spear Street, Manchester, M1 1JU
Telephone: 0161 236 5744
Fax: 0161 244 5577
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Website: www.torturecare.org.uk
A counselling and therapy service to survivors of torture and organised violence aged 18+ in the North West. When the service is full, we also offer assessment-only to help survivors access appropriate support in the region. Training, advice and supervision for services working with survivors. Medico-legal reports documenting evidence of torture. Instruction via lawyers.
Other Area: Manchester, Greater Manchester, East Lancs, North West Region
How to Contact: Refer using our referral form - contact us for copies. Referral forms accepted by post or by fax. Clients may self refer. Informal discussions regarding possible referrals are available by telephone.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday10am - 5pm
  • Tuesday10am - 5pm
  • Wednesday10am - 5pm
  • Thursday10am - 5pm
  • Friday10am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: Interpreters will be booked if needed. Wheelchair accessible.

 

Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service

Contact Details: Jennifer Welsh – Refugee and Asylum Seeker Advocate
Address: Community Fire Safety, Liverpool City Community Fire Station, 24 St. Anne Street, Liverpool, L3 3DS
Telephone: 0151 296 6270 Mobile: 07799 110224
Fax: 0151 296 6282
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Website: www.merseyfire.gov.uk
Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service provides every household on Merseyside with a FREE Home Fire Safety Check, including FREE smoke alarm installation. A specialist community fire safety advocate can visit households to carry out Home Fire Safety Checks for refugees and asylum seekers. Also a bilingual team of advocates can deliver Home Fire Safety Checks in Chinese, Bengali, Somali, Arabic and Polish.
How to Contact: Via phone or email during office hours.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Outreach Services: Can arrange outreach services throughout Merseyside, Please contact to arrange.
Other Information: None

 

Merseyside Police

Address: Merseyside Police Diversity Team, Section 5, Unit 24, Century Building, Brunswick Business Park, Tower Street, Liverpool, L3 4BJ
Telephone: 0151 777 1677
Fax: 0151 777 1679
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Website: www.merseyside.police.uk
Community safety of asylum seekers and host communities. Prevention and detection of hate crime directed at individuals and communities.
Other Area: Pan Merseyside
How to Contact: Telephone service.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: Languages spoken by staff: Polish and Russian.

 

Merseyside Refugee and Asylum Seekers Pre and Post Natal Support Group - "MRANG"

Address:

Office: c/o Toxteth TV, 37-45 Windsor Street, Liverpool, L8 1XE

Drop-in: St Patrick's RC Church, Park Place, Liverpool, L8 5RA

Telephone: 0151-708-6316
Fax: TBC

We provide advocacy, support around pregnancy/post natal issues, a bag to go into hospital with basic provisions, clothes recycling for mothers and children.

Drop in for mothers and children at St Patrick's: Tuesdays 10.30-2.30; Fridays 1.00-4pm

How to Contact: TBC
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday
  • Tuesday 10.30am - 2.30pm
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday 1pm - 5pm
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Outreach Services: We also can arrange to see women at Asylum Link Merseyside if requested to do so.
Other Information: We have volunteers who speak Lingala, French, Arabic, Portuguese.

 

Merseyside Somali Community Association

Address: The Coordinator, 145 Granby Street, Liverpool, L8 2UR
Telephone: 0151 726 0594
Fax: 0151 726 0594
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Merseyside Somali Community Association [MSCA] provides a welcoming social centre for mainly but not exclusively Somali men. We offer hot halal meals 7 days a week, access to welfare rights advice, benefits and immigration (advisers attend the centre on certain days). We also provide help with form filling and contacting statutory service providers. We can help community members with an interpretation service for attending the benefits office, schools, health centres etc.
How to Contact: Telephone service, drop-in service.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 4pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 4pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 4pm
  • Thursday 9am - 4pm
  • Friday 9am - 4pm
  • Saturday 9am - 6pm
  • Sunday 9am - 6pm
Outreach Services: Meals delivered to elderly at their homes.
Other Information: Languages spoken: Somali, Arabic and English.

 

Merseyside Tamil School

Address: 57 Sheil Road, Liverpool, L6 3AD
Telephone: 0151 281 9965
We provide education to all those interested in Tamil culture. Primary activities are South Asian dance, IT, history, Art and Tamil language.We are a multicultural organisation working towards integration in Merseyside.We also offer sports and conservation activity. The age of the participants is currently from 6-36 years.
How to Contact: Please phone for details.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday closed
  • Tuesday closed
  • Wednesday closed
  • Thursday closed
  • Friday closed
  • Saturday 2- 5.30pm
  • Sunday closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: Languages spoken: Tamil, Sinhala, English.

 

Merseyside Yemeni Community Association

Address: 167 Lodge lane, Liverpool, L8 0QQ
Telephone: 0151 7344965 / 0151 734 3843
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Website: www.yemenimerseysidecommunityassocition.com
Our office is open to anyone seeking help and support. Available Activities
  • Football
  • Swimming
  • Elderly Lunch Club
  • Family Trips
  • Cultural Celebration Days
  • Female support Sessions
How to Contact: Call the office on 0151 734 4965 or visit us during opening hours. We are based in 167 Lodge Lane - Liverpool - L8 0QQ
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 2pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 2pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 2pm
  • Thursday 9am - 3pm
  • Friday 9am - 2pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: An arabic interpretor is available every Friday to help people with language difficulties.
Other Information: MYCA is launching an enviromental project In September 2007 funded by Local netwrok fund and LCVS. if you are interested in taking part please find more information about it by contacting us.

 

National Museums Liverpool

Address: Merseyside Maritime Museum, Albert Dock, Liverpool, L3 4AQ
Telephone: 0151 478 4048
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Website: www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk
The Engaging Refugees &amp; Asylum Seekers project at National Museums Liverpool aims to develop a range of events, social activities and learning opportunities for refugees and asylum seekers throughout our eight museums and galleries. We cater for all ages and abilities. We work with ESOL groups to deliver learning activities. We also have volunteer opportunities avaialable.
How to Contact: Contact Ann-marie Cassidy (Project Worker - Engaging Refugees &amp; Asylum Seekers) by email or telephone. (Monday - Friday)
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 10am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 10am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 10am - 5pm
  • Thursday 10am - 5pm
  • Friday 10am - 5pm
  • Saturday 10am - 5pm
  • Sunday 10am - 5pm
Outreach Services: We are able to deliver outreach activities following discussion with the Project Worker. Activities can range from arts &amp; crafts to drama and storytelling.
Other Information: All of our museums and galleries are FREE to enter. Our venues are open from 10am - 5pm, Monday - Sunday (except during the Christmas period)

 

News from Nowhere Bookshop

Address: 96 Bold Street, Liverpool, L1 4HY
Telephone: 0151 708 7270
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Website: www.newsfromnowhere.org.uk
Radical & Community Bookshop with wide range of books on refugee/asylum issues, international, community, rights, anti-racism/anti-sexism, liberation issues, etc.Bookstalls available for events. Any book ordering service. Community noticeboard, etc
How to Contact: In person, phone, email
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday10am - 5.45pm
  • Tuesday10am - 5.45pm
  • Wednesday10am - 5.45pm
  • Thursday10am - 5.45pm
  • Friday10am - 5.45pm
  • Saturday10am - 5.45pm
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: Bookstalls, liaison with community groups, provision of window space.

 

North Liverpool CAB

Address: 36-38 Breckfield Road North, Anfield, Liverpool, L5 4NH
Telephone: 0151 285 1080 / 0844 848 7700
Fax: 0151 285 1088
Website: www.northliverpoolcab.co.uk
We offer advice to asylum seekers on support and accommodation issues and to refugees on housing and welfare benefit issues.
How to Contact: Telephone service, drop-in service.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9.30am - 1pm (Telephone Advice Time 10am - 1.15pm)
  • Tuesday (Telephone Advice Time 10am - 1.15pm)
  • Wednesday (Telephone Advice Time 10am - 1.15pm)
  • Thursday 9.30am - 1pm (Telephone Advice Time 10am - 1.15pm)
  • Friday (Telephone Advice Time 10am - 12.30pm)
Outreach Services: Not organised yet but will be advertised on website when they are set up.
Other Information: We have access to interpreters and we also have volunteers who speak different languages. Access details:
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Wheelchair Toilet Access
  • Induction Loop
  • Access Signage

 

Novas Languages Service

Address: 41 Greenland Street, Liverpool, L1 0BS
Telephone: 0151 708 8660 (Enquiries)
Fax: 0151 708 2922
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Other Area: Merseyside
How to Contact: For details of how to book interpreters or translations, phone one of the telephone numbers above or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . For emergencies out of office hours, contact Careline on 233 3029.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: Novas Languages is working on a project in partnership with the Community Legal Service: 'Breaking through the Language Barriers' aims to extend advice and support to people whose first language is not English.
Other Information: None

 

Nugent Education Limited

Address: Nugent House HQ, 20a Elephant Lane, Thatto Heath, St Helens, WA9 5QW
Telephone: 0845 481 1920
Fax: 0845 481 1918
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Website: www.nugenteducation.co.uk
Positive Creative arts workshops and activities provider. we provide DJ, drama, Break-Dance, Music, Film, animation and other workshop types. Our activities can help teach English, propagate a theme or bring people together. They can raise self-esteem and build confidence. See our website for more details.
How to Contact: Email, Call, web
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: We deliver at your venue. All our artists are CRB checked and fully insured.
Other Information:  
Nugent Education Ltd delivers children's Educational Activities and fantastic Arts Workshops, along with after school activities (extended schools services & curriculum enhancement projects) for children, young people and adults. We cater for people of all ages and abilities, including children with disabilities. Also, to make things simpler, we travel to you!  We currently offer:
Drama Japanese culture Photography Singing classes Break Dancing Kids Parties Event - Disco Film production Pottery painting Music production X-factor challenge Key Skills/literacy
Art (all kinds) DJ workshops Group activities Animation Graffiti & manga art Healthy eating Samba drumming Rapping & MC -ing Makeup & beauty Kids Crafts Street dance
Please ASK??? Whatever your activity, workshop or event needs may be, and wherever you are located, we will do our upmost to organise and provide what you want. We offer flexible, bespoke-solutions to meet your needs and support you in meeting your objectives.

 

PSS - Asylum Seekers & Refugee Counselling Service

Address: 18 Seel Street, Liverpool, L1 4BF
Telephone: 0151 702 5527
Fax: 0151 702 5566
Website: www.pss.org.uk
We provide counselling and psychotherapy to asylum seekers and refugees experiencing trauma and psychological problems. We also run a 30 hour course accredited with the Open College Network specifically for interpreters who wish to work in this field, called 'Interpreting in Therapeutic Settings'. We also train counsellors and associated professionals to work with interpreters.
How to Contact: We accept referrals from any source, health service, social services, voluntary agencies, clients themselves or interpreters. Telephone service, appointment system.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: Our office is accessible to clients with disabilities and 80% of sessions are with interpreters. Counsellors can also provide sessions in Spanish, Serbo-Croat and Italian.

 

PSS - The Spinning World Project

Address: 18 Seel Street, Liverpool, L1 4BF
Telephone: 0151 702 5555
Fax: 0151 702 5566
Website: www.pss.org.uk
The Spinning World Project provides counselling to children aged 8 and over throughout Sefton [including South Sefton and Southport]. A specialist children's counsellor works in schools and community venues and wherever applicable interpreters are employed. Translated leaflets are available and the project also provides for arts/drama based activity within schools.
Other Area: TBC
How to Contact: We accept referrals from any source, health service, social services, voluntary agencies, clients themselves or interpreters. Telephone service, appointment system.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Outreach Services: The Spinning World project works in schools and community venues throughout Sefton.
Other Information: Trained interpreters are employed as required.

 

Reache Northwest

Address: Hope Hospital, Stott Lane, Salford, M6 8HD
Telephone: 0161 789 7373
Fax: 0161 2060902
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Reache helps health professionals (doctors, nurses, dentitsts and others) to return to work in their profession or look for an alternative career. We can provide:
  • Advice and support with registration in the UK
  • English classes and practice
  • Professional examinations
  • C.V., job applications and interview skills
  • Getting to know the UK health care system
  • Placements
  • Career guidance
  • Use of computers (internet access) and textbooks
How to Contact: Please telephone or email
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 8:30 am - 5 pm
  • Tuesday 8:30 am - 5 pm
  • Wednesday 8:30 am - 5 pm
  • Thursday 8:30 am - 5 pm
  • Friday 8:30 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: None

 

Redeemer Aid Uk

Address: 23 Clearwater Close, Kensington, Liverpool, L7 2SA
Telephone: 07886920106
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Website: www.redeemeraid.org
How to Contact: Mobile: 07886920106 or C/O Merseyside Network for Change, 4TH FLOOR, 35 BOLD STREET, LIVERPOOL L1 4DN
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: Urban First Aid Project (under construction).
Other Information: Will deliver all levels of First Aid Training to interested comminities, Voluntary organisation/Associations and groups,youth centres, institutions etc. at no cost to the public.

 

Refugee Action

Address: 64 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, L3 5SD
Telephone: 0151 702 6300
Fax: 0151 709 6684
Website: www.refugee-action.org.uk
Refugee Action provides advice, support, training and development services across the North West. The One Stop Shop provides direct advice services, in addition to second tier and capacity building support. The Development and Integration Team works to develop and empower Refugee Community organisations and support constructive engagement with local communities. We provide a wide range of other services including Training and awareness raising, Move-On Advocacy, Parent Support, Youth Mentoring and services to unaccompanied minors.
Other Area: We cover all of Merseyside, West Cheshire and parts of Lancashire (west of M6).
How to Contact: By telephone: Asylum Advice Line 0800 11640 350 9.45am-12.30pm daily every day except Wednesday, 9.45am-4pm
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday10am -1pm and 2pm - 4.30pm
  • Tuesday10am -1pm and 2pm - 4.30pm
  • Wednesday - CLOSED
  • Thursday10am -1pm and 2pm - 4.30pm
  • Friday10am -1pm and 2pm - 4.30pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: We provide advice services to asylum seekers in initial accommodation and other support projects
Other Information: Interpreters provided.

 

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Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services:  
Other Information: None

 

Riverside ECHG Homeless Prevention Floating Support Service

Address: Powerhouse Foyer, 300 Upper Parliament Street, Liverpool, L8 7JU
Telephone: 0151 288 8192
Fax: 0151 288 8187
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Website: www.riverside.org.uk
The Floating Support Service is for people who are at risk of losing their home. The service is currently working with the following people that live within Liverpool's boundaries: people aged 16 and over, living within social rented/private tenancy or owner occupation and at risk of homelessness due to a range of housing or support issues. The aim is to help and support people to live independently and maintain their own home.
How to Contact: By phone, fax or email
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: None

 

Sahir House

Address: 2nd Floor, 151 Dale Street, Liverpool, L2 2AH
Telephone: 0151 237 3989
Fax: 0151 237 3991
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Website: www.sahir.uk.com
Support for people living with HIV or affected by HIV. Counselling and complementary therapies. Training and information. A range of support services, information, access to other related service - for example asylum issues, social work, welfare rights.
Other Area: Merseyside
How to Contact: Please telephone to make an appointment to complete a membership form. All services are free and confidential to our members.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday10am - 8pm
  • Tuesday10am - 8pm
  • Wednesday10am - 8pm
  • Thursday10am - 5pm
  • Friday10am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: We aim to be flexible and can meet with people outside of our Centre by arrangement.
Other Information: We can sometimes arrange translators. Wheelchair accessible, stair lift.

 

Shelter

Address: 3rd Floor, Wellington Buildings, The Strand, Liverpool, L2 0PP
Telephone: 0151 227 9622
Fax: 0151 227 9662
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Website: www.shelter.org.uk
Shelter the Housing and Homelessness Charity. We currently operate an advice service which is open to advice staff who encounter clients with housing or homelessness issues. We also have caseworkers who can give direct advice to clients regarding their rights and can support them to exercise those rights. We are also currently developing new services.
Other Area: Merseyside
How to Contact: National Homelessness Advice Service Line - 0151 258 1293. Referrals can be made by contacting Paul or Brian on 227 9622
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Tuesday 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Wednesday 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Thursday 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: None

 

Social Inclusion Team Central Liverpool PCT

Address: Kuumba Imani Millennium Centre, 4 Princes Road, Toxteth, Liverpool, L8 1TH
Telephone: 0151 285 6363
Fax: 0151 285 6364
Access to health and mainstream services. Signposting and advocacy services. Medical reports for immigration purposes or social services.
How to Contact: Telephone service, telephone advice line. Drop-in service, appointment system.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 6pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 6pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 6pm
  • Thursday 9am - 6pm
  • Friday 9am - 6pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: Languages spoken : French, Russian, Arabic, Kurdish, Chinese, Somali, Urdu, Bengal and Punjabi.
Other Information: Languages spoken : French, Russian, Arabic, Kurdish, Chinese, Somali, Urdu, Bengal and Punjabi.

 

Sola Arts

Address: Room 15, Toxteth Town Hall, 15 High Park Street, Liverpool, L8 8DX
Telephone: 0151 726 8440
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Website: www.solaarts.org
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday10am - 5pm
  • Tuesday10am - 5pm
  • Wednesday10am - 5pm
  • Thursday10am - 5pm
  • Friday10am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: We can provide tailor-made programmes for groups and organisations - these programmes can be delivered as outreach or in-house.
Other Information: SOLA ARTS is a multicultural and multilingual project and its members speak a wide range of languages (French, Portuguese, Spanish, Syleti, Tibetan). Our office is accessible to wheelchair users. Our staff are experienced in working with people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities.

 

Toxteth Citizens Advice Bureau

Address: Toxteth Town Hall, 15 High Park Street, Toxteth, Liverpool, L8 8DX
Telephone: 0151 280 5781 / 0844 848 7700
Fax: 0151 280 6575
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The organisation provides generalist advice via drop-in, telephone and appointments in welfare benefits, debt, housing, employment and consumer issues.
How to Contact: Telephone advice line, drop in service.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9.30am - 12pm (12pm - 3pm Telephone Advice Time)
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 9am - 1pm Thursday
  • Friday 9am - 1pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: Building and Toilet are wheelchair accessible, Induction Loop, Parking. The languages: Afghani-Farsi, Arabic, German, Hebrew, Italian, Kurdish, Somali, Turkish

 

Toxteth Community College

Address: 68 Falkner Street, Liverpool, L8 7QA
Telephone: 0151 708 8230
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Website: www.toxtethcollege.ac.uk
How to Contact: Telephone service, appointment system.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: None

 

Toxteth Educational Trust

Address: Old Windsor School, John Archer Hall, 68 Upper Hill Street, Liverpool, L8 1YR
Telephone: 0151 707 3990
Fax: 0151 707 8950
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Website: www.tet.org.uk
  • A range of projects aimed at improving the educational attainment of children and young people, including refugee and asylum seeker children, in Toxteth, Liverpool.
  • Action Against Bullying is dedicated to preventative means of tackling bullying including workshops for children and parent support services.
  • Commitment to Children Network offers training, conferences and newsletters for staff and volunteers in community and voluntary organisations.
  • Tell-X runs activities to help stamp out racism in schools and communities.
  • Toxteth Achievement Awards recognises and rewards children and young people for their achievements, whether that is personal, curricular, extra curricular or cultural.
Other Area: Toxteth
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: None

 

TS4SE Cooperative Limited

Address: 12 Beech Range, Manchester, M19 2EU
Telephone: 07985 977 563
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The aims of TS4SE Cooperative are: To develop, provide and offer training, support and information to refugee, migrant and exile communities and the organisations and agencies that support and offer services to them. To develop, provide and offer resources and projects which facilitate, promote and support the integration of refugees, migrants and exiles into local, regional and national communities. To develop, offer and provide solutions to remove barriers to integration, to promote community cohesion and address issues of racism and cultural misunderstanding. To support and encourage the growth of the co-operative movement, to promote co-operative principles, enterprises and activities. To encourage equality and democratic control over the workplace. TS4SE Cooperative was formed to bring together experienced professionals working with and for refugee and migrant communities and individuals from those communities in a cooperative and not for profit organisation able to respond quickly and flexibly to the needs of exile communities
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: None

 

Volunteer Centre Liverpool

Address: The Volunteer Centre, 151 Dale Street, Liverpool, L2 2AH
Telephone: 0151 237 3975
Fax: 0151 237 3976
Website: www.volunteercentreliverpool.org.uk
Assist and support refugees and asylum seekers into voluntary work. Deliver training courses on good practice when involving refugees and asylum seekers as volunteers.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: None
Other Information: None

 

Wirral Change

Address: Room 305, The Lauries Centre, 142 Claughton Road, Birkenhead, CH41 6EY
Telephone: 0151 650 5428
Fax: 0151 650 5429
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Website: www.wirralchange.org.uk
Black and Racial Minorities Outreach Organisation
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: See website for full details.
Other Information: See website for full details.

 

Wirral Metropolitan College

Address: Conway Park (ESOL Dept.), Europa Boulevard, Birkenhead, CH41 4NT
Telephone: 0151 551 7144
Fax: 0151 551 7701
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Website: www.wmc.ac.uk
Wirral Metropolitan College is situated in Birkenhead close to Conway Park railway station, just 10 minutes from Liverpool city centre. The ESOL department has a wide range of courses, Full-Time and Part-Time, day and evening.
How to Contact: Please contact the ESOL department on 01515517144 - 01515517115 or visit our website: www.wmc.ac.uk
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 9pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 9pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 9pm
  • Thursday 9am - 9pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: ESOL courses can be delivered off site, please contact us for more information.
Other Information: None

 

Womens Independent Cinema House

Address: 40 Rodney Street, Liverpool, L1 9AA
Telephone: 0151 707 0539
Fax: 0151 707 8314
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Website: www.womensmediatraining.co.uk
WITCH run a series of Video Production courses for women, including asylum seekers and refugees, throughout the year. These vary in length from short taster courses to longer more detailed programmes. Trainees learn from begining to end how to make their own documentaries or short dramas. They will learn all aspects of technical equipment from cameras and sound through to editing. The women who attend will recieve money for lunch, travel and childcare.
How to Contact: Witch can be contacted during working hours Monday to Friday. Refferals can be made by telephone, fax or post and the outreach worker will then contact the individual concerned.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am -5pm
  • Tuesday 9am -5pm
  • Wednesday 9am -5pm
  • Thursday 9am -5pm
  • Friday 9am -5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: The Outreach courses on offer at Witch can all be held in the local community depending on the size of the group wishing to take part. A class can be anything from 6 to 12 women. All women who attend the course will recieve money for travel, lunch and all childcare costs will be covered.
Other Information: Witch is fully accessible to wheelchair uses, though we do aim to hold most of the courses out in the community. Though there is no creche on site Witch will cover the cost of childcare for any women on the course who need it.

 

Working with Bi-Lingual Families

Address: Smithdown Parent Centre, Chatsworth Drive, Liverpool, L7 6LJ
Telephone: 0151 707 0260
Fax: 0151 707 0260
How to Contact: Telephone service, telephone advice line. Drop-in service, appointment system.
Office Opening Hours:
  • Monday 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Outreach Services: We have outreach classes in community centres and schools in South Liverpool. Telephone for details.
Other Information: Arabic, Cantonese, Mandarin, Somali, French German spoken. We are wheelchair accessible in two classrooms and have a small creche.