Apply for membership

(NB: Volunteer contact form is here.)

Please read our mission statement and aims, then complete the form below to send us your application.

Mission Statement: 

We take pride in welcoming Asylum Seekers and Refugees to our city and district and offer them every opportunity to share in and contribute to the life of our communities. 


  • To promote and encourage the inclusion of refugees and asylum seekers across the Wakefield District. 
  • To inspire people to make Wakefield City and District a place of welcome, friendship and sanctuary 
  • To encourage and support local communities, voluntary groups, faith communities and organisations to welcome and assist asylum seekers and refugees.  
  • To publicise and celebrate the contribution that asylum seekers and refuges make to our local communities, our society and culture. 
  • To challenge hostilities and discrimination levelled against asylum seekers and refugees. 

    You can download a form for printing here (PDF) (DOCX)