Bristol Refugee Rights

Welcome

Safety

Providing a safe place to be

Provide a place that feels welcoming and safe for asylum seekers and refugees in Bristol to meet and socialise. Support the well-being of asylum seekers and new refugees in Bristol.

Solidarity

Strengthening communities, facilitating social engagement

Contribute to strengthening communities in Bristol through seeking out and facilitating social engagement, educational and volunteering opportunities in the wider community for asylum seekers and refugees.

Action for Change

Protecting and promoting human rights

Work to strengthen the visibility, voice and representation of asylum seekers and refugees in local affairs in Bristol, and raise awareness of asylum and refugee issues. Promote and protect the human rights of asylum seekers and refugees.

BRR Blog

  • How did the candidates for Bristol Mayor and WECA Mayor respond to our Asks?
  • BRISTOL AND WECA ELECTIONS 2021 29 April 2021 On 6 May 2021, Bristol will vote to elect a new Mayor as well as voting for City Councillors.  A new West of England Combined Authority Mayor will also be elected. Working…

  • Keep Body and Soul Together: Surviving the Asylum System
  • “I am sad to inform you that your application has been denied” – Home Office. Growing up, I did not get to experience typical childhood, teenage fears, and anxieties. Instead, I had thoughts such as “Do I have enough money…

  • How to Open British Doors
  • When Sireen came to join her husband in the UK under the refugee family reunion scheme, she found life in the UK incredibly difficult. Everything was stunningly different; from the weather, to the culture to how to open doors. She…

COVID-19

Our current services

  • BRR is open and working to support our members, mostly by phone and online.
  • Our reception is open from 10-1 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 07526 352353.
  • Please call this number and we can call back with an interpreter if you need it.
  • You can leave a message at any time.
  • If you are a professional please email advice@bristolrefugeerights.org so we can keep the line open for our members.

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