North of England Refugee Service - Newcastle upon Tyne
2 Friars Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
Public phone: 0191 245 7301
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: Newcastle, Gateshead, South Tyneside, Wearside and the Tees Valley.
How to contact: Drop-in (Suspended during coronavirus lockdown), phone (0191 245 7301) or contact for an appointment. Open Mon-Fri 9.30am to 1.30pm
Monday: 9.30am to 1.30pm
Tuesday: 9.30am to 1.30pm
Wednesday: 9.30am to 1.30pm
Thursday: 9.30am to 1.30pm
Friday: 9.30am to 1.30pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Stepped entrance. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.
Languages other than English: Access to interpreters.
Charity number: 1091200
Year established: 1989
Staffing: 45 staff and a team of volunteers.
Record last checked: 16 July 2020