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Iraq: Feeding families on the move

Little girl carries empty water containers in both hands Iraq

Many families are making long journeys to escape violence in Iraq. They urgently need food, water and healthcare.

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Marjorie Stacey from Poole was helped by the assisted discharge scheme

Join our friendly team of volunteers and do something positive for your community. Browse our volunteering roles to find something that suits you.

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Volunteers help distressed group found in back of lorry

Volunteers discuss an incident with fireman
20 Aug 2014

Our emergency response volunteers have been supporting a group of 15 people found on board a lorry yesterday.

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“It makes me feel less than human”

Voucher to help destitute asylum seekers

Audrey, an asylum seeker, lives without cash. She relies on a payment scheme called the Azure card - and faces problems and embarrassment every day. 

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Gaza and Israel Appeal

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