Wakefield District City of Sanctuary

part of a grassroots movement to build a culture of hospitality for people seeking sanctuary in the UK.

What we do

Wakefield District City of Sanctuary is a local part of the national City of Sanctuary Movement.

offering safety and welcome

City of Sanctuary UK holds the vision that our nations will be welcoming places of safety for all and proud to offer sanctuary to people fleeing violence and persecution.

encouraging local groups

In order to realise this vision, City of Sanctuary UK supports a network of groups, which includes villages, towns, cities and regions across the UK

publicise positive contributions

We want to highlight, communicate and celebrate  stories of positive contributions by Asylum Seekers and Refugees, as well as challenging hostility and discrimination.

wakefield a city of sanctuary

Our Wakefield group is working towards the title ‘City of Sanctuary’ being officially adopted by and on behalf of the people of our area.

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