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Welcome to Stockton Project

Are you seeking asylum and recently arrived in Stockton-on-Tees? Do you have questions about what services and facilities are available to people seeking asylum in the town?

Contact us to find out more about how we can support you with any of the following: 

Support & welcome meeting

  • Collect a welcome pack of useful local information (several languages)
  • Book an appointment to access legal support (solicitor)
  • Register to receive a SIM for mobile phone
  • Register for an English Language (ESOL) class
  • Register for volunteering with our Action Asylum activities

Find your way around Stockton-on-Tees

  • We will walk together in small groups of people that are new to Stockton-on-Tees to help you find your way around.
  • You will receive a digital map of Stockton-on-Tees, suitable for mobile phone, to help you find your own way around Stockton-on-Tees after the walk.

Advice on living in the UK

  • Helping you get the most out of life in Stockton.
  • When you arrive in a new country there are many challenges. You need to adjust quickly to unknown systems, laws, cultural differences and rights and responsibilities.
  • We run face to face training designed by the Regional Refugee Forum on the following topics in 5 languages:
        Parenting in the UK
        Laws and life in the UK
        Looking after your health
  • Take a look at the video guides and leaflets on the Regional Refugee Forum website.