Welfare Winners 2015

Action Foundation 2015

Action Foundation supports vulnerable refugees, asylum seekers and migrants in Newcastle, Gateshead and Sunderland. Action Foundation helps refugees to overcome social isolation and equip them with the skills and knowledge to become independent and to integrate into the community. They have over 750 students from 50 nationalities currently enrolled on one of their courses and are the only provider of accommodation for homeless and destitute asylum seekers in Tyneside that have no access to public funds.