Migrant Help for RefAid app in the UK.

(Published on 18/09/2018)

Refugee Aid App, known as RefAid app, is a free directory that has up to the minute information and services to enable refugees to search for services that are provided by supporting organisations within 100 miles of your location. (See attached information and the web link - http://refaid.com/). In addition to sharing details of services, it can also let you know about information about current events in your area.

The RefAid app is live in 23 countries, with more than 800 organisations signed up to it, including Doctors of the World, Red Cross, Medecins Sans Frontieres, Salvation Army, so you should find the service you are looking for.

For example, it is very useful for you to do a search when you arrive in an area and are looking for particular services within the surrounding area of up to a radius of 100 miles, you can search for:-

  • Health
  • Food and Drink
  • Facilities
  • Shelter
  • Local NGO
  • Church
  • ESOL
  • Education

The RefAid app is currently in a couple of key languages, for more information please see the links below:-