Get support

We offer a range of support for refugees and asylum seekers from all nationalities. If you are in need of help and support, please get in touch using our contact form:

We provide a range of services and support such as:

Drop-in sessions

  • Who: Refugee families from anywhere in the world (and hosts of Ukrainian guests)
  • Where: Maybridge Community Church 77 The Strand, Worthing, BN12 6DR.
  • When: once a month on Monday afternoons

An opportunity for families to get together and socialise. There are free children’s activities and a team ready to help with form-filling and translation. We can answer your questions and put you in touch with others if we can’t help.

Get in touch to find out when the next drop-in session is. 

Welcome to Worthing pack

We’ve created a welcome pack for refugees new to the area. This gives general information about healthcare, benefits and things local to Worthing such as transport and places to visit.

Contact us for a copy.

English lessons

We can help you find local classes for English lessons or provide volunteer teachers

to teach you on your own or with a few others.

Contact us for more help with English. 



Our volunteer translators would love to help you communicate at:

  • The Job Centre
  • The Doctor
  • The School
  • Any other appointments


We have a team of people who would love to help you get to know the area, take you out for coffee and chat to practice your English and be a friend, or help with other things you may need.


We work closely with the local council and other agencies to help support you with: 

  • English lessons
  • Benefits
  • Health
  • Education
  • Finding other families and individuals from your home country

Events and activities

We hold events in the summer and at Christmas as a chance for refugees and volunteers to come together and celebrate.

Refugee week

International Refugee Week is held every year in June. It celebrates the contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees. It aims to bring people together and bring about a deeper understanding of refugee experiences.  To celebrate we hold different events each year.

To hear about our events, sign up to our newsletter to get information, requests for help and events details.

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