FINDING HELP

DOD O HYD I GYMORTH

At DPIA we may do a lot, but we can’t do everything. Here is some other organisations working in Wales that could help and what they do…

FOR URGENT SUPPORT

FOR EVERYTHING ELSE

Website: www.africancommunitycentre.org.uk

Phone: 01792 470298

Email: info@africancommunitycentre.org.uk

Area: Cardiff, Swansea 

Services: Offers free legal advice and representation to asylum seekers, recognised refugees and other vulnerable migrants. Run drop in sessions in Cardiff and Swansea. 

Websitehttp://asylumjustice.org.uk/  

Phone: 029 2049 9421

Address: 113-116 Bute Street, Cardiff, CF10 5EQ

AreasCardiff, Caerphilly, Merthyr, Newport, Swansea and Wrexham 

Services: Provides support and advice for people affected or threatened with domestic abuse and all forms of violence such as female genital mutilation, forced marriage, honour based violence, human trafficking and modern slavery. In some cases, BAWSO can provide temporary accommodation. 

Websitehttps://bawso.org.uk/ 

24 HOUR HELPLINE: 0800 731 8147 

Phone: 029 20644 633 

Email: info@bawso.org.uk

Areas: Cardiff, Newport, Neath Port Talbot, Swansea, Abergele 

Services: Destitution (Homelessness) Support, Casework and Advice, Familiy Reunion, Help with Urgent Needs 

Website: www.redcross.org.uk/get-help/get-help-as-a-refugee 

Cardiff: 02920 695759 

Newport: 01633 245774 

Neath: 01639 824946 

Swansea: 02920 695759

Abergele: 01745 828350

Areas: Swansea, Powys, Carmarthenshire, Cardiff, Wrexham, Newport

Services: Asylum Seeker & Refugee Advice Service/ Asylum Rights Project which offers appointment-based advice from the EYST offices in Swansea

Website: http://eyst.org.uk/support-refugees.php

Swansea: Units B & C, 11 St Helen Road, Swansea, SA1 4AB

Phone: 01792 466980/1

Email: info@eyst.org.uk

Areas: Cardiff + several locations in England, Scotland and Northern Ireland

Services: Asylum Helpline that is free, open 24/7/365 and accessible to all asylum seekers in the UK

Helpline number: 0808 8010 503

Areas: Cardiff

Services: sports activities, choir, drumming group, ESOL, cultural trips, advocacy forums, women’s health and beauty sessions, women’s arts and crafts, creche, acupuncture, yoga, print making, repair cafe.

Website: oasiscardiff.org

Phone: 029 2046 0424

Address: 69b Splott Road, Cardiff, CF24 2BW

Areas: Cardiff, Newport, Swansea, Wrexham

Services: REACH+ centres provide one central point of contact for anyone wishing to access ESOL in these cities.

REACH+ also offers ReStart, a service which offers advice and support in accessing support for housing, education, money, employment and more.

Website: www.reach.wales

Cardiff: One Canal Parade, Dumballs Road, Cardiff, CF10 5BF / 02920250271 / reach@cavc.ac.uk
Swansea: Gower College Swansea, The Kingsway Centre, 37 The Kingsway (first floor), Swansea, SA1 5LF / 01792 284450 / info@reachswansea.wales
Wrexham: Coleg Cambria Yale Campus, Grove Park Road, Wrexham, LL12 7AB / 0300 3030 007 / reach@cambria.ac.uk

Area: All Wales 

Services: Help for young Asylum Seekers and Refugees up to 25 years old. Their work includes advocacy caseworka participation group, consultation work and accessing volunteering opportunities. 

Website: https://www.tgpcymru.org.uk/what-we-do/young-asylum-seekers-and-refugees-programme/ 

Lee Evans: 07957 472070, lee.evans@tgpcymru.org.uk 

Shona Ure: 07931 507786, shona.ure@tgpcymru.org.uk  

Areas: Cardiff, Swansea, Newport and Wrexham 

Services:  Advice, advocacy and casework support for asylum seekers facing homelessness, destitution, or who need help with asylum support, housing, and accessing education or healthcare. Move On support for newly granted refugees.

Websitewww.wrc.wales 

Emailinfo@wrc.wales 

Cardiff02920 489 800, 120-122 Broadway, Cardiff, CF24 1NJ 

Newport01633 266 420, 66 Lower Dock Street, Newport, NP20 1EF

Swansea01792 630 180YMCA, 1 The Kingsway, Swansea, SA1 5JQ

Wrexham: 01978 355 818, Bawso, 33 Grosvenor Rd, Wrexham, LL11 1BT