Available to welcome and befriend the refugee and immigrant to Eastbourne. Supporting with whatever help is required, to ensure that the individual or family is safe, warm and not hungry. We enable them to access medical and counselling support, and ensure that children are registered for school. Spiritual needs are supported through the Church family, or the Mosque as required.
We signpost these people toward accessing skills in English, driving or work opportunities. Immigration advice is available at the Sanctuary café at Speak Life Centre, 13, Lismore Road, BN21 3AY on Tuesday mornings 10.30-12.30
We work with the authorities and with Goscombe Homes to provide accommodation.