Information on the rights of asylum seekers and migrant workers in the UK, with good downloadable guides.
Bail for Immigration Detainees (BID)
Independent charity that exists to challenge immigration detention in the UK.
Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG)
Excellent source of information on welfare rights, and guidance on the right to reside, habitual residence and A8 nationals.
Children's Legal Centre (CLC)
Extremely good information on issues relating to asylum seeking and refugee children. Particularly useful for easy-to-read guidance
for unaccompanied asylum seeking children.
Equality is a charity that works to uphold and secure the rights of ethnic minority groups in Britain and Europe. We primarily help Roma
who migrated to the UK from the new EU Member States.
Greater Manchester Immigration Aid Unit (GMIAU)
A not-for-profit legal advice organisation which specialises in advising and representing people in their immigration and asylum cases.
Website developed by hact and CIH to give information on rights to housing for people from abroad.
Immigration Law Practitioner's Association (ILPA)
Produces a range of briefings and publications which are extremely accessible to non-specialists.
Information Centre about Asylum and Refugees in the UK (ICAR)
An academic research and information organisation situated in the School of Social Sciences at City University. Useful resources and
publications on a wide range of refugee issues.
Institute of Race Relations
The IRR news network aims to provide professionals in the voluntary sector, activists, students and interested individuals with a rich
and dynamic news and information resource on race and refugee issues in the UK and the rest of Europe.
Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants (JCWI)
An independent national voluntary organisation, campaigning for justice and combating racism in immigration and asylum law and policy.
JCWI provides free advice and casework, training courses, and a range of publications.
Migrant Rights Network (MRN)
Works for a rights-based approach to migration, with migrants as full partners in developing the policies and procedures which affect
life in the UK.
Migrant Workers North West
Provides information for migrant workers about employment rights, housing, skills and language training and local support services,
and promotes standards for the employment of migrant workers through the promotion of a Charter of Good Practice.