How do you live on £36.95 a week? Asylum seekers on surviving on their allowance Secondhand clothes, discounted food, children’s toys and books donated by charities ... We talk to some of the 39,000 asylum seekers whose weekly allowance leaves them counting out their lives in pennies by Kate Lyons, photographs by David Sillitoe, design [...]
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Monday 31st July Drop-in open 3pm – 5pm No hot meal Monday 7th August Drop-in open 3pm – 5pm Hot meal Monday 14th August Drop-in open 3pm – 5pm No hot meal Monday 21st August Drop-in open 3pm – 5pm No hot meal Monday 28th August Drop-in closed (Bank Holiday) Monday 4th [...]
Free 5 Week Mindfulness Course For refugees and asylum seekers Starts Tuesday 1st August 1.30-3.30pm (then 8th,15th, 29th August and 5th September) at Meeting Point, Christ Church, Armley, LS12 3LE Learn coping skills in a small supportive group with Kate, who is an experienced teacher. Mindfulness can help you to manage stress and anxiety. People [...]
Thank you to everyone who attended our open gathering on Monday. It was a wonderful celebration full of food, music, dancing and laughter. I would also like to thank all of those who have donated to us over the past few months. I am delighted to announce that Meeting Point will not have to close [...]