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North of England Refugee Service (NERS)

From March 2020

  • the service will operate by telephone calls only.
  • English classes suspended

North of England Refugee Service (NERS) support asylum seekers, refugees and people refused asylum with:

  • advice and support throughout all stages of the asylum process: This includes help to apply for asylum, welfare benefits, immigration, housing, education needs and employment skills and support during the claim process
  • integration service: supports people granted refugee status and leave to remain to help them rebuild lives in the UK
  • supported housing project: provides housing to people granted leave to remain, who are vulnerable and need support. This is short term housing and individualised support for up to 2 years and until clients can move on from supported housing to independent living
  • training and employment: as sessional interpreters to provide interpreting and translation services
  • English language classes (ESOL):
    • Mondays 10.30am to 12.30pm
    • Wednesdays 12pm to 2pm
    • Thursdays 2pm to 4pm

Contact details

Main Telephone: 0191 245 7301


Fax: 0191 222 0985




Cost: Free

1 Charlotte Square (rear)
Newcastle upon Tyne

54.9712 -1.62008

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Last updated: March 26, 2020

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