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Our Impact, Stories
Helping New Scots Succeed

When people in need of refugee protection reach Scotland, a new and difficult journey begins. We…

News, Our Impact
Nothing about refugees without refugees

People with lived experience of the refugee and asylum system have a crucial role to…

Communities
Supporting New Scots Fund opens for tenders

We’ve launched a Supporting New Scots Fund to make it easier for refugees across Scotland…

Communities, News
Funding for New Scots

We’ve launched an exciting new funding opportunity for New Scot communities, designed and managed by…

News
£1.5 Million National Lottery funding boost for refugee communities

We’ve joined forces with The National Lottery Community Fund to distribute £1.5 million in National…

News
A Scottish Welcome: New Scots share their stories

We teamed up with the Scottish Government, COSLA and the Afghanistan Resettlement Community Engagement Group…

News, Our Impact
Helping refugees build new lives in Scotland

Every year, we support hundreds of New Scots as they begin the difficult task of…

News, Services
Peer Integration: New Scots learning from each other

When people seeking safety get the good news that they have been granted refugee status,…

Stories
“Scotland is our second home” – a collaborative poem

On Wednesday 29th September, we held our first New Scots Storytellers workshop – a series…

News
Supporting the SAY Awards

We’re a proud supporter of this year’s Scottish Album of the Year Award! Over the…

Stories
70th anniversary of the Refugee Convention: Saleem’s story

Saleem has been supported by our Refugee Integration Service to find his feet in Glasgow,…

News, Services
Lockdown life: Helping New Scots into work

Employability Support Officer, Anita Yu, provides New Scots with training and encouragement to help them…

News, Our Impact
Welcome pack for new Scots

People seeking safety in Scotland are to receive a welcome pack designed to help them…

News, Our Impact, Services
Lockdown life: helping refugees build new lives in Scotland

More than a year has passed since our office closed its doors, but that doesn’t…

Stories
New Scots in Paisley for a radical new future!

We met with Imogen Stirling, Writer in Residence at Paisley Book Festival in February 2021….

News
Funding Closing Soon | Improving Community Resilience

Scottish Refugee Council is delighted to announce two new grant-making and training schemes to support…

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