Support for detainees

Charitable and organisations locally and nationally that may provide support, networking and information.

Howard League for Penal Reform
The Howard League for Penal Reform is a national charity working for less crime, safer communities and fewer people in prison. Too much money is spent on a ...
Mon, Jun 1, 2015 at 12:04 AM
Asylum Welcome
Asylum Welcome makes a difference through a range of high quality, practical services, such as providing advice and education, visiting detainees, promoting...
Wed, Jun 10, 2015 at 6:43 PM
Prison Reform Trust
The Prison Reform Trust (PRT) is an independent UK charity working to create a just, humane and effective penal system. They do this by inquiring into t...
Mon, Jun 1, 2015 at 12:06 AM
RAPAR
RAPAR (Refugee and Asylum Seeker Participatory Action Research) is a Manchester-based human rights organisation working with people, both locally and furthe...
Mon, Jun 1, 2015 at 12:09 AM
AVID, The Association of Visitors to Immigration Detainees
AVID is the membership network for all volunteer visitors to immigration removal centres, short term holding facilities and prisons. AVID was founde...
Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 11:11 AM
Detention Action
Detention Action supports people held in Harmondsworth and Colnbrook Immigration Removal Centres, near Heathrow Airport in London, and people held under imm...
Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 11:18 AM
BID, Bail for Immigration Detainees
BID is a registered charity that works with asylum seekers and migrants to secure their release from detention. BID works with asylum seekers and migr...
Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 11:26 AM
Detention Forum
Detention Forum is a network of organisations working together to challenge the UK’s use of detention. Immigration detention is not the answer for any...
Wed, Jun 10, 2015 at 6:06 PM
Still Human Still Here
Still Human Still Here is a coalition of over 60 organisations that are campaigning to end the destitution of thousands of refused asylum seekers in the UK....
Wed, Jun 10, 2015 at 6:17 PM
Detention Advice Service
DAS is the only charity in the UK dedicated to providing immigration advice to foreign nationals in prison, and has a wealth of experience and knowledge in ...
Wed, Jun 10, 2015 at 6:59 PM