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Refugee support

Hampshire, Isle of Wight and Surrey

We help refugees and asylum seekers access essential services and adapt to life in a new country

Find out more about refugee support.

Our peer befriending volunteers also support unaccompanied young refugees, providing useful advice and helping them develop their language and social skills.

This service has been part-funded by the Big Lottery Fund for three years from 2008, which has donated £292,000.

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Service Locations

  • 1. Refugee support, Portsmouth

    338 Commercial Road

    PO1 4BT

    02392 894215

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  • Health & support services 
  • Fundraising events 
  • First aid courses 

    We educate people in life-saving skills, enabling them to respond to emergencies.

  • Charity shops 

    We sell and need: good quality clothes, designer brands, books, furniture and more.

  • Red Cross office 

Read stories of people we've helped

When Ibrahim was reunited with his wife and sons, they became the 1000th family to be reunited by the British Red Cross.

Tamba saw his colleagues executed on live TV because they had criticised the Nigerian government.

Refugee support

A volunteer at the refugee service.

Offer practical support and advice to refugees and asylum seekers to help them settle in to a new environment.