Links to useful resources for UK lawyers, legal aid and support services Bail for Immigration Detainess- challenges immigration detention in the UK and makes free applications to secure asylum seekers and migrations release from detention   Office of the Immigration Services Comission (OISC)- you can search for an immigration advisor on there website  -Link to access a directory to find an immigration advisor near you

Childrens Panel (England only)- call if you are a child in the UK alone and are applying for asylum

Contact number- 02073461134 (Monday to Friday, 9am - 5.30pm)

Asylum Support Appeals Project (ASAP)- Provides free legal advice and representation to asylum seekers appealing against home office decisions refusing or withdrawing their housing, financial assistance or both.

Advice line- 02037160283

Advice, Health and Theraputic Service Project Bradford- support service for asylum seekers and refugees in Bradford. Contact number- 01274924982

Refugee Council- offers signposting to services and offers support through the provision of destitution services. Please click on the link below for more information on services available: 

If you are a child under 18 please contact the childrens section on 02073461134 The Law society England and Wales- can search there directory to find a solicitor in England or Wales For inquiries please email-            Helpline- 02073549264 (currently closed)  the Law society Scotland- has a register of solicitors. Phone number 0131226949 Scottish Refugee Council- list of solicitors in Glasgow and Edinburgh. Telephone advice number- 0141 223 7979 

  • Monday 10am -12pm and 2pm - 4pm

  • Tuesday 10am -12pm and 2pm - 4pm

  • Wednesday 2pm – 4pm (closed morning)

  • Thursday 10am -12pm and 2pm - 4pm

  • Friday 10am -12pm and 2pm - 4pm  Free asylum helpline- 0808 8000 630 Legal Advice in Northern Ireland- publishes a list of legal representatives in Northern Ireland. 

Refugee Action- Provides information and advice on a range of issues including the asylum process and claiming asylum.

Services they provide

-Asylum Crisis; if you need accommodation or support/your support has been refused or terminated call 02079521599 (London) or 01618315452 (Manchester)

- Prevent Asylum Homelessness Manchester- for people who have lost their support or accommodation and are homeless or those at risk of becoming homeless because their asylum claim was refused. Contact number- 01618315449

CARE project Birmingham- for people who have lost their support or accommodation and are homeless or those at risk of becoming homeless because their asylum claim was refused. Contact number- 01212013090

- Children and Families Bradford- support service for families with kids who have refugee status or are seeking asylum to become active members of their community and access support in Bradford. Contact number- 01274924982

Asylum Support Application UK- call if you are an asylum seeker and cant support yourself financially and want to apply for asylum support

Contact number- 08088000631 (Monday to Friday, 8am - 5.30pm 

Liverpool Asylum Outreach and Support Project- Provides information and support for asylum seekers and those who have recently been granted asylum.

Contact number- 07917093159

Increasing Asylum Justice Manchester- Provides legal support on preparing asylum claims and appeals for asylum seekers living in Manchester.

Contact number- 01618315448

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We are so grateful for all of your support so far, we can't continue our work without it!

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