Welfare Cuts

The One Stop Shop Advice Project (OSS) supports new refugees with their resettlement after they have been granted asylum. Until recently refugees granted status in Nottingham could access Emergency Hardship Support from Nottingham City Council (NCC). Once Home Office (NASS) support ended a small weekly payment was available for a maximum of 3 weeks until […]

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Mitzvah Day

Syrian Refugee families, in partnership with the Refugee Forum, were welcomed to the Nottingham Liberal Synagogue, along with children from other muslim communities for the Mitzvah day event – a day of good deeds. The morning was truly a celebration of shared values that unite us, rather than differences which divide us. Friends from the […]

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The Syrian Crisis

Why is the refugee crisis all over the news? How is this related to Syria? Why should we care at all? An excellent video by the United Nations Refugee Agency explaining the Syrian refugee crisis.

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