Americans experience homelessness each day and don’t have regular access to showers
donated to environmental and social causes
of the UK’s total population in 2017 were refugees
of the world’s refugees are hosted in developing countries
Imagine what it’s like to flee your home in fear. To arrive in a new country with nothing but your life. You’ve survived. But how will you live?
At Refugee Action, they help refugees who’ve survived some of the world’s worst regimes. They get them the basic support they need to live again with dignity. Then they help them build safe, happy and productive lives in the UK.
You can volunteer with Refugee Action and be right at the heart of their work. There are a range of ways you can help, from helping in their offices, to making refugees welcome in their new communities.
Volunteers are involved in every service Refugee Action run. Volunteers bring a huge wealth of experience and come from a broad range of backgrounds, life experiences and ages.
Refugee Action have a vision that refugees and asylum seekers will be welcome in the UK. They will get justice, live free of poverty and be able to successfully rebuild their lives. Can you help?
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