Our advocacy service offers advice on benefits, housing, and immigration. Specifically, we:
- Provide after grant of asylum support (i.e. application for travel documents, housing, benefits, etc.)
- Offer advice on social security benefits, loans and grants, and help applying for them
- Support clients in terms of finding housing and resolving problems with existing housing
- Help to resolve disputes with landlords or debt agencies, etc.
Information and advice on housing, benefits and entitlements, health, education and employment are available at the following locations:
Monday 9 – 12 from our office at 10th Floor Hyde House, The Hyde, London NW9 6LH
Monday 1 – 6 at Greenfields Children’s Centre, Recreation Road, Southall UB2 5PF
Monday 2 – 5 at RLETRA, The Beacon Centre, Scott Crescent Harrow, HA2 0TY
Wednesday 9 – 12 10th Floor Hyde House, The Hyde, London NW9 6LH
Wednesday 2 – 5 at Moran House, Suite 7-9, Second floor, 449-451 High Road, Willesden NW10 2JJ
Thursday 9 – 12 Moran House
Thursday 1.30 – 5 (TERM TIME ONLY) Whitefield School, Community Education Centre, Claremont Road, London, NW2 1TR
And on Fridays at Edgware Community Hospital from 10am – 4pm
We assist with filling in forms, translations, phone calls as well as referrals to other organisations.
All of our volunteers are Criminal Record Bureau checked.
Please contact Jennifer McClafferty, our Advocacy Project Manager on 0753 8573 820 or firstname.lastname@example.org for an appointment.