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Give Your Time

We couldn’t work without our volunteers. Whether welcoming people to our offices, leading language classes, or providing peer to peer support, our volunteers make the Welsh Refugee Council.

Our volunteers come from around the globe and all backgrounds and speak over 15 different languages. They include former teachers, entrepreneurs and journalists. We particularly welcome volunteers from asylum and refugee backgrounds.

Many volunteers say that coming to the Welsh Refugee Council is like having a second family.

We have roles including:

  • Communications assistants
  • Advice and support assistants
  • Office meet and greeters
  • English and Welsh language teachers (must have TESOL qualification or be working towards one)
  • Play Development Assistants (subject to Enhanced DBS checks)
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supporting volunteers

IT skills, Practice & Language Skills

One of the key areas of our work is supporting volunteers from refugee backgrounds to enhance their IT skills, practice their language skills, and to learn other important transferable skills to help them find jobs in the UK – as well as helping us with much needed support.

We are always keen to hear from those who want to help. If you want to give your time, please contact us.

If you aren’t able to give your time, a financial gift could make a huge difference to someone’s life. You can donate at the link below.

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You can view our current vacancies by clicking the button below.

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News

Impact of the recent Welsh Election for Wales
10th June 2021 |

Impact of the recent Welsh Election for Wales

As the dust settles on what has been an unusual election for the Welsh Senedd, dominated as it was by the continuing effects of the coronavirus pandemic, we reflect on what this means for refugees and asylum seekers in Wales. Read more here  Impact of the recent Welsh Election for Wales

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We are against the New Immigration Plan for the UK
9th June 2021 |

We are against the New Immigration Plan for the UK

Read our response to UK government’s proposed changes to the asylum system We are deeply concerned about the proposed changes to the asylum system, which we believe will make things more difficult for asylum seekers, especially those who are forced to arrive through unapproved routes. The proposed changes will likely have the worst impact on …

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