Advice Line: 028 9024 4401

Important contacts

Contact details for other organisations who can provide information and support...

Extern NI: 028 9033 0433

The team work intensively with refugees during the 28 day notice period given to move out of NASS accommodation and provide medium to long term specialist and practical support and advice to resettle in the community.

Bryson Intercultural: 028 9031 5744

Bryson Intercultural support newly-arrived Minority Ethnic Individuals and promotes racial and ethnic integration into Northern Ireland.

British Red Cross NI: 028 9031 5544

The British Red Cross supports vulnerable refugees and asylum seekers. It offers care and support when people arrive in the UK after a political or humanitarian crisis. It will also support refugees through the “family reunion” process.

Irish Refugee Council (ROI): + 353 (01) 764 5061

The Irish Refugee Council assists people seeking asylum in Ireland and bring about change to improve their lives.

NI Council for Refugees and Asylum Seekers (NICRAS): 028 9024 6699

NICRAS represents the interests of the refugee community. It supports the integration process of refugees and asylum seekers throughout Northern Ireland.

Migrant Centre NI (MCNI):

MCNI was established to protect the rights of migrant workers in NI, tackle racism, eliminate barriers against migrant workers, advance education and raise public awareness about their rights. MCNI has 3 offices across NI, in Belfast, Lurgan and Derry~Londonderry.

NI Council for Racial Equality (NICRE): +44 (0)7710 767235

NICRE is an umbrella body representing the voice of ethnic minorities on racial equality, racism and racist violence in Northern Ireland.

Homeplus NI: 028 9031 1836

Homeplus runs a drop-In Centre for destitute migrant’s asylum seekers and refugees.

Flourish NI: 028 9009 8828

Flourish NI is a charity which provides support to survivors of human trafficking in Northern Ireland. Flourish helps survivors to regain self-belief and learn new skills, so that they lead safe, independent, fulfilled lives.

Chinese Welfare Association NI: 028 9028 8277

The Chinese Welfare Association NI works to support community development and infrastructure within the Chinese community.

African and Caribbean Support NI (ASCONI): 028 9043 4090

ACSONI works extensively to alleviate the everyday pressures experienced by those in the African and Caribbean communities who are socially and economically disadvantaged. It provides dedicated drop-in support services and other programmes.