Established in 1985, Migrants Resource Centre (MRC) provides the most critical services to assist migrants, refugees and asylum seekers to secure their rights, integrate into British society, and build new lives in the UK.
- Our legal service team offers advice and representation on immigration, asylum and statelessness, as well as a range of social welfare issues; general advice on issues including: Benefits, Debt and Money Advice, Employment, Housing and Homeless, Health and Community Care. The legal advice service has quality marks/accreditation from: Specialist Quality Mark (SQM), OISC level 3; the Solicitors Regulation Authority; Law Society Accreditation; Legal Aid Agency.
- Our integration and community development team leads the advancement of education services by offering classes including ESOL, job search skills, IT skills, and civic participation. The team also offers job search and employment support sessions, and health and wellbeing support & counselling. The career advice service has quality mark – Martix quality standard for information, advice and guidance services
- Our policy and voice services team creates a fair and efficient asylum and immigration system for all by influencing government’s immigration and asylum policy on evidence and experience garnered from MRC’s services. In doing so, the team support a range of community groups and individual migrants, refugees and asylum seekers to have a voice in the policies and issues that affect them.