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CAMPAIGNS

‘Locked into Poverty’ – new research on asylum support rates and poverty in the UK asylum system

The charity Asylum Matters has published a report – ‘Locked into Poverty – life on asylum support’ – which reveals a picture of poverty, exclusion and hardship for people seeking asylum wholly reliant on Government support payments. In July and August 2020, Asylum Matters worked with people in […]

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NACCOM supports the #HandsUp4OurHealth campaign – campaigning for access to healthcare for everyone

NACCOM has joined a campaign coordinated by Doctors of the World, Lancett Migration and the Faculty of Public Health calling for universal and equitable access to NHS services, during the Covid-19 crisis and beyond. The #HandsUp4OurHealth coalition aims raise awareness of the issues facing marginalised and at-risk […]

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CAMPAIGNS

Open letter to the Prime Minister – Reverse the decision to evict people with No Recourse to Public Funds (NRPF) into homelessness

Today (October 1st 2020), NACCOM joins 228 organisations and 597 individuals who are joining together as a collective voice to tell the Prime Minister to reverse the decision to evict people with No Recourse to Public Funds (NRPF) into homelessness. Last month we learnt that the Home […]

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Advocacy

Prime Minister must act to protect those experiencing homelessness with insecure migration status during pandemic – read our joint letter

NACCOM, along with over 60 other organisations, has jointly written to the Prime Minister Boris Johnson to urge the Government to put in place measures to protect those experiencing homelessness and destitution because of their insecure migration status during the pandemic. The letter calls for urgent measures […]

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New research by Women for Refugee Women shines a spotlight on the experiences of destitute women seeking asylum

The charity Women for Refugee Women has released some important new research looking into the experiences of asylum-seeking women in the UK. The new report, Will I ever be safe? Asylum-seeking women made destitute in the UK, features evidence from partners across the UK including NACCOM member […]

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Ending Migrant Homelessness Conference – NACCOM, CRISIS and Homes for Cathy host one-day event to explore solutions to migrant homelessness

NACCOM, CRISIS and the Homes for Cathy group of Housing Associations are hosting a conference looking at Ending Migrant Homelessness. This one-day event will bring together Housing Associations, charities and other accommodation providers to share ideas and find solutions for expanding accommodation provision, specifically for people experiencing […]

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Jobs across the network in December

Please see below for vacancies in the network, including roles at Praxis, Hope at Home, the St Augustine’s Centre and NACCOM. If you have a job you would like to advertise, please get in touch. Praxis is recruiting for: Volunteer Coordinator Responsible to: Advice Manager Location: Bethnal […]

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Jobs across the network in September

Please see below for vacancies this month, including C4WS, Praxis, Action for Refugees in Lewisham, ASSIST Sheffield and Bristol Hospitality Network. Got something to advertise? Get in touch. C4WS  in London (Camden) is recruiting for; Home from Home hosting scheme coordinator (part-time) Praxis  in London (Bethnal Green) is […]

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Job vacancies across the network

Jobs across the network in August

Please see below for vacancies this month, including Action Foundation, Praxis and Open Door North East. Got something to advertise? Get in touch. Open Door North East is recruiting for a Refugee Support Worker (Housing) (Maternity Cover): Location: Open Door North East (Middlesbrough) Hours: Full time (37.5hrs) […]

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Job Vacancies in the network in April

Please read on for details of job vacancies in the network this month. Got something to advertise? Get in touch here. Job vacancies featured below include: JRS UK– Communications Assistant Action Foundation – Support Worker ASSIST Sheffield – Accommodation Coordinator Swindon City of Sanctuary – Hosting Coordinator Plus […]

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Job Vacancies in the Network in March

Please read on for details of job vacancies in the network this month. Got something to advertise? Get in touch here. Job vacancies featured below include: PAFRAS– Director Action Foundation – Fundraising and Grants Officer, Drop in Coordinator, Drop in Manager Plus see here for jobs at NACCOM […]

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Job vacancies across the network

Job vacancies across the network in February and March

Several NACCOM members are recruiting at the moment, please see below for details and contact the organisations directly for further information. Reading Refugee Support Group (RRSG) has supported refugees and asylum seekers in Reading for over 23 years and now works across Berkshire. We have four exciting new […]

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