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Blog: Wellbeing, self-care and boundary setting whilst working from home during the pandemic – tips from Dr Mirjam Thullesen

In response to the COVID-10 pandemic, NACCOM partnered with Dr Mirjam Thullesen, a psychologist and psychotherapist with specialist knowledge of working in the refugee field, to run a series of online wellbeing workshops for our members looking at self-care and boundary setting whilst working from home. Mirjam […]

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Advocacy

NACCOM Covid-19 Advocacy – Update on the Government’s ‘Everyone In’ guidance in relation to those with No Recourse to Public Funds

On March 26th, the Government instructed Local Authorities to accommodate all rough sleepers (regardless of immigration status) during the pandemic. After reports were circulated last week (May 15th) in the Manchester Evening News that the Government was now ‘winding up’ its ‘Everyone In’ programme, the Ministry for […]

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CAMPAIGNS

New British Red Cross report shows the cost benefit of extending the 28-day move-on period – but we must still champion the moral case too, writes Jessie Seal, NACCOM’s Policy and Campaigns Coordinator

New cost-benefit analysis shows that extending the refugee move-on period would save public money – but we must not lose sight of the moral case for changing a policy that leaves people ‘destitute by design’, writes Jessie Seal, NACCOM’s Policy and Campaigns Coordinator. “On Tuesday (18th February), […]

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