If you need information, advice or guidance about asylum support for yourself or someone else, we recommend you contact Asylum Help, part of the Migrant Help organisation

You can use Refugee Council’s directory of services to find advice services near you.

Our Housing resources page provides some basic information about housing and dispersal.

Home Office support

ASAP (Asylum Support Appeals Project) have factsheets on different types of asylum support.

The Home Office has a section on asylum support on their website, including a downloadable version of the application form.

Destitution support

The British Red Cross refugee support services can provide short-term emergency support and destitution advice.

The Refugee Council runs a destitution service in London. Their directory provides details of other destitution services across the country.