Refugee Roots welcomes all, helping those in need find friendship and a place to call home

Refugee Roots is a Christian charity that helps asylum seekers and refugees build relationships and navigate the complexities of building a new life in the UK.

Volunteer stories

"It is so pleasing to watch the happiness that even having a conversation or playing a game of cards brings" -Taylor



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Refugee Roots has provided relevant training, a warm welcome and the opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of others



Our impact


individuals have been supported this year


reported their English has improved as a result of our classes


reported increased confidence and reduced isolation

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Our services

  • Access

    Every Wednesday afternoon we run Access, a drop in session offering a wide range of services and activities. Read more

  • Art Sessions

    Being creative is a great way to relieve stress, express yourself and connect with others. Read more

  • Befriending and Accompanying

    Building confidence through one-off or long term support Read more

Case studies


  • Befriending Appeal

    12 days of giving fundraising campaign Read more

  • Set up a fundraising page

    Set up a fundraising page Read more

  • Women

    We are raising funds for our women's group to continue providing much-needed support to women each week through range of confidence building and learning initiatives. Read more