Support services for those seeking refuge

If you’re seeking refuge, it’s important to get help if you need it. There are a number of local and national services you can contact for support.

Resources for those who have experienced trauma

Ukrainian translations of trauma and PTSD resources

How trauma can affect you [Ukrainian]

Reactions to trauma [Ukrainian]

Understanding post-traumatic stress disorder [Ukrainian]

Local support in Leicester

British Red Cross Refugee Support in Leicester


Telephone: 0116 479 0900

More information about how the British Red Cross can help.


Leicester City of Sanctuary



More information about how Leicester City of Sanctuary can help.


After18 (for those under 25 years old in Leicester)



Telephone: 07851 022 125

More information about how After18 can help.


National resources and other useful websites

British Red Cross: Find your local refugee service

If you are based outside of Leicester, Leicestershire or Rutland, you can find your local British Red Cross refugee service here.

More information about how the British Red Cross can help.


Migrant Help UK – Support for those claiming asylum

More information about how Migrant Help can support you.

Telephone: 0808 8010 503