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Birmingham Asylum Refugee & Migrant Support

An online directory of organisations, services and groups committed to welcoming, supporting and resettling asylum seekers, refugees and migrants in Birmingham.

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Directory of services

BARMS is a one stop directory to access information and services specific to migrants, refugees and asylum seekers.

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Birmingham Community Matters

We support small and emerging community groups across Birmingham

Romani Uniti din Anglia (R.U.D.A)

Support for Romanian speaking nationals for integration, cultural events and networking

Roshni Birmingham

Support for Black, Asian & Ethnic Communities affected by domestic abuse

Midlands Vietnamese Refugee Community Association

Advice, Guidance & Information, Arts, Heritage & Culture, Sports & Leisure, Campaigning & Lobbying

Piers Road New Communities Centre Association

Work with asylum seekers & refugee communities in North West Birmingham

Shelanu: Women’s Craft Collective

Craft skills promoting confidence & wellbeing amongst migrant & refugee women

OASIS Church Centre

Welcome, support & befriending to asylum seekers & refugees newly arrived in Birmingham


Community Arts organisation providing creative sessions for newly arrived mothers & their children

Local Welcome

Community facing cook & eat Sunday meals organiser

Bearwood Action for Refugees

Refugee support through fundraising, awareness raising & befriending.

Birmingham Ethnic Education & Advisory Services

Adult Education & Learning Support in the Community

Refugee Support Network

Educational Mentoring, Wellbeing support, Education access support for Unaccompanied Asylum-Seeking Children

Birmingham Centre for Arts Therapies

Professional arts therapies & therapeutic arts in health & wellbeing workshops


Hosting, UASC befriending, Family Meet & Greet Service

British Red Cross

Refugee Support Services

Hope Projects

Legal, Housing, Financial Support for Refused Asylum Seekers

Persian LGBT+ Organisation

Support newly arrived LGBT Asylum Seekers

Lifeline Options CIC

Asylum Seeker Support Services

Micro Rainbow CIC

Housing, Social inclusion & Moving-on support for LGBTI Asylum Seekers & Refugees.

Stories of Hope & Home

Informal English language practice, community building, improving self-esteem, educating others about asylum / refugee issues

Bethel Health & Healing Network

Doula service for isolated pregnant women. Listening service to people experiencing low level mental health issues.


Vocational Education & Training Programme

Refugee Council – Age Disputes

Legal Support – Asylum Seeker Children

Refugee Action – Asylum Crisis- West Midlands

Advice & Support (refused asylum seekers)

Spring Housing

Housing & Support – Refugees


Wellbeing & Inclusion Support – Asylum Seekers & Refugees

Refugee and Migrant Centre

Advice & Support – Asylum Seekers, Refugees & Migrants

Refugee Council – Therapeutic

Therapeutic Support – Asylum Seeker & Refugee Children

Refugee Council – The Children’s Section

Advice & Support – Asylum & Refugee Children

Refugee Action – VPRS Birmingham

Refugee Resettlement Support

Migrant Help

Advice & Support – Asylum Seekers & Refugees

Brushstrokes Community Project

Advice & Support – Asylum Seekers, Refugees, Migrants

BCC – Neighbourhood Advice

General Advice & Information

BAOBAB Women’s Project

Advice & Support for Refugee,/Asylum Seeker & Migrant Women


Immigration Legal Advice, Advocacy & Support


Birmingham Community Matters

We support small and emerging community groups across Birmingham

BCC- Refugee & Migration Team

Service Commissioning, Strategy & Development

West Midlands Migration Partnership

Strategy, Planning & Service Coordination

Migration Policy and Practice

Service & Information Coordinator

Cultural Development Service – BCC

Strategy & Service Commissioning

Birmingham City of Sanctuary

Awareness Raising/Campaigning

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