Wakefield District City of Sanctuary

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

Wakefield district city of sanctuary

We want to welcome visitors to Wakefield who have come to us seeking Asylum, or who are Refugees.

Visitors information

We hope to meet you at one of our weekly activities here in Wakefield.

This section of our website is for visitors, coming either as asylum seekers or as refugees.  It will include details of places to go where you will find a welcome, and can ask for help.

Links to useful Web pages.

Here is a list of web pages you may find helpful.

Connecting Opportunities

This group of organisations can offer help for you to find work if you have recently got permission to work.  Help can include learning english, help to find work, and it can also include help with travel costs and childcare costs where appropriate.

Leeds Links

The city of Leeds has many organisations and sources of help