Sanctuary seekers and health professionals in Wales call for accessible health and wellbeing services for all – new report

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In 2018, several organisations came together to form a research collective in order to find out how accessible healthcare services are for those seeking sanctuary in Wales. A mixed-method study revealed the main 5 barriers that prevent sanctuary seekers from seeking or receiving adequate healthcare, which you can read all about here on the Public […]

LIFT THE BAN

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Recently, Displaced People in Action was approached by Refugee Action and Asylum Matters to see if we might be interested in joining a coalition of organisations opposing the law which bans asylum seekers from working. Of course we said yes. Over the past 17 years, DPIA has worked with some of the most disenfranchised members […]

Education for Refugee and Asylum Seeking Children – UNICEF Research

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Recently, DPIA was asked to contribute to research conducted by UNICEF into the accessibility of education for refugee and asylum seeking children. Our work on the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme, the Relocation of Vulnerable Children programme and the Children & Young Persons’ Playgroup has informed our response to the research which you can read […]