Get involved in the Nottingham Big Fun Run 2019!
Run for fun and raise money for NNRF on Saturday 13th July 2019 at the Nottingham Victoria Embankment. We hope you will come and walk, jog, skip, push a buggy or whatever you like, and join us for a picnic afterwards. Look out for our gazebo and banner. We are raising funds for our Anti-Destitution […]
Becoming a Member of NNRF
The best and most diverse talent show in Nottingham is here! Come and be part of it. A wonderful fun evening for the whole family. Friday 21st June from 4pm.
A Letter from Abu
Following on from our AGM in November 2018, becoming a member of NNRF has never been easier. There are now three simple ways in which one can become a member. Click here and find out how you can become a member. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Share
Stand Up For Asylum Campaign
Dear Friend My name is Abdu. I’m a refugee from Eritrea. I escaped Eritrea’s brutal military dictatorship when I was just 16. I have been in Britain since 2015. I haven’t seen my family in five years. I miss them terribly and worry about them so much. I am writing to tell you that right […]
NNRF Celebrates Living Wage Commitment
Stand Up For Asylum This week, Refugee Action launches the Stand Up For Asylum campaign. Over the next three years, we will be campaigning to reform the current asylum system that, as you know, too often fails those it is meant to protect. It is a system that can leave people destitute and homeless or […]
The Living Wage Foundation is pleased to announce that NNRF, has today accredited as a Living Wage Employer. Their Living Wage commitment will see everyone working at NNRF, regardless of whether they are direct employees or third-party contracted staff; receive a minimum hourly wage of £8.75 in the UK or £10.20 in London. Both rates […]
The UK Youth System
Leonnie has just completed a three month placement with us, working with the youth project. This is her reflection on her time with us. We’d just like to thank Leonnie for all her hard work – she is a star and a real pleasure to work with. I was apprehensive about starting my placement at the […]
Family Reunion campaign – Private Members bill
CLICK HERE to read this interesting article which is a stark reveal of how young asylum seekers are dealt with in the UK. Featuring one of the young people our youth team have worked with.
Family Reunion – Private Members’ Bill
Please distribute through your networks and amongst your colleagues. With apologies for cross-posting. A letter from Kama Petruczenko, Advocacy Network Co-ordinator Refugee Council You may know that the Refugee Council, together with partner organisations, Amnesty International UK, British Red Cross, Oxfam UK, UNHCR UK, is campaigning for the immigration rules to be changed to make […]
You may know that the Refugee Council, together with partner organisations, Amnesty International UK, British Red Cross, Oxfam UK, UNHCR UK, is campaigning for the immigration rules to be changed to make it easier for refugee families to reunite. We can only imagine what people have fled, but we can help them rebuild their future […]