Migrant/Asylum Seeker Support - Bassetlaw

Asylum Seeker and Refugee Support Service

The Asylum Seeker and Refugee Co-ordination Officer works City-wide to provide:

  • A single point of contact for the Home Office, housing providers, schools and statutory/voluntary partners requiring Nottingham City Council services
  • Information, advice and guidance on support available in Nottingham
  • Help into education and educational support services
  • Effective signposting and referrals to enable families to access specialised services
Who to contact
Contact Name: Shama Sharif
Contact Position: Asylum Seeker and Refugee Co-ordination Officer
Telephone: 0115 8764691
E-mail: shama.sharif@nottinghamcity.gov.uk
Vist the website here.

Refugee Roots

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.

Refugee Roots welcomes everyone, valuing each person and their culture, embracing equality and diversity while empowering and supporting those that need it most.

A range of empowerment initiatives include befriending, accompanying asylum seekers to appointments, information, advice and guidance, as well as supportive groups and activities, such as free English conversation classes.


Telephone:  07458982110

Email: info@refugeeroots.org.uk


Nottingham and Notts Refugee Forum

Offering advice, support and friendship to Nottingham's refugees and asylum seekers.

E-mail: info@nottsrefugeeforum.org.uk

Phone: 0115 960 1230