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Notre Dame Refugee Centre

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Notre Dame Refugee Centre
Maison Pierre Chanel
16 Leicester Square

Public phone: 0207 440 2669 (Telephone Advice Line) / 020 7440 2668 (Admin)


Website URL:

General information

Service offered: Advice on immigration and asylum applications, housing, benefits and accessing social services is provided on our telephone advice line. Drop-in centre for asylum seekers and refugees (closed since the beginning of the pandemic, please check website for up to date information), Twice weekly café offering hot meal (closed since the beginning of the pandemic).Health service Thurs fortnightly 12 noon-2pm (closed). Interpreting service (Closed). ESOL Classes, Counselling, Art therapy and Befriending scheme have continued online remotely (please contact to find out more) Visiting and accompanying services. Fortnightly immigration surgery for those refused asylum (closed).

Target group: Refugees and asylum seekers.

Area served: All London.

How to contact: Phone (0207 440 2669), email or website.


Monday: 10:30 to 12:30 - Immigration advice (Phone)


Wednesday: 10:30 to 13:30 - Immigration and Housing and Welfare Benefit Advice (Phone)


Friday: 10:30 to 13:30 - Immigration advice (Advice)

Weekends: Closed

Office Hours: Staff can be contacted online only: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9am - 5pm (to be reviewed in September).


Wheelchair access: Yes - limited

Accessible toilets: No

Access notes: Ramp, no lift. Basic disabled toilet on the ground floor

Other information

Languages other than English: French, Italian and Spanish.

Charity number: 1177990 (Charitable Incorporated Organisation CIO)

Year established: 0

Staffing: 2 full time, 7 part time + 40 volunteers.

Public transport: Leicester Square, Piccadilly, Covent Garden

Record last checked: 05 August 2021


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