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CARAS and Afghanistan – 3

  CARAS and Afghanistan – 3   Can you start a monthly donation to welcome Afghan refugees?   CARAS staff have been heavily involved in networks supporting resettled Afghans in London. As yet, the majority are accommodated in ‘bridging hotels’ – temporary accommodation until longer-term housing can be offered. Support needs are high: many people […]

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CARAS and Afghanistan – 2

  CARAS and Afghanistan – 2   What can we do about the crisis in Afghanistan? We have heard from many of you asking how to support people who have been caught in the unfolding crisis. CARAS has always been here for the Afghan refugee community and is currently supporting more than 100 people from […]

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CARAS and Afghanistan

  CARAS and Afghanistan   Many of you have been in touch to share your concern about the unfolding crisis in Afghanistan, and have asked what else we can do together. Some of you will be thinking of individuals from Afghanistan who you have got to know well through your volunteering, and some of you […]

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My favourite time at CARAS…

English is the thing people most often ask for help with. Language is an important first step to feeling like you are part of the local community and that you can look after yourself, and your family, within that community. We believe that friendly and accessible opportunities to learn and practise English help people to […]

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Meet our volunteers: Helen

 Helen Thompson, Youth Case Worker   I’ve been volunteering with CARAS since September 2016. I work in international development, and did a posting in Afghanistan and a stint working on the Syria refugee crisis. After these experiences, and in the aftermath of the devastating Brexit referendum result, I was keen to do more both to support […]

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Autumn Updates

  It’s been a busy term for us here at CARAS. Find out what our projects have been up to, all of our latest funding updates and recent changes to our staff team below.   The Women’s Drop-in is up and running for another year! It is a huge relief that, after a period of uncertainty around lack of funding, […]

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