North of England Refugee Service - Newcastle upon Tyne
2 Friars Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
Public phone: 01912457301
Website URL: http://www.refugee.org.uk
Service offered: Advice and information for refugees and asylum seekers. Issues dealt with include housing rights, homelessness, finding accommodation, benefits, education, training and employment. Community development work. Interpreting services for outside agencies - charges made.
Target group: Refugees and asylum seekers, refugee community groups.
Area served: The North East region (Tyne and Wear and Tees Valley)
How to contact: Drop-in 9.30am to 1.30pm (Suspended during coronavirus lockdown), after 1.30pm by phone (0191 245 7301)
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Lift
Languages other than English: Access to interpreters.
Charity number: 1091200
Year established: 1989
Staffing: 45 staff and a team of volunteers.
Record last checked: 03 June 2021