Update: February 2017
Syrian Refugee Crisis: what you can do to help
There are new ways that you can help refugees coming to the UK. For more informaiton, please visit the Government's website.
If you are part of a faith or community group which would be willing to secure a house and sponsor a family fleeing the Syrian war, please contact the Regional Strategic Partnership:
Louise Gooch, Policy Officer, Strategic Migration Partnership West Suffolk House, Western Way, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3YU
East of England Local Government Association
Telephone: 01284 758308
Other national organisations providing information and opportunities to offer support include:
UN refugee agency 0203 7619500
Refugee Council 0207 346 6700
Refugee Action 0207 952 1511
Save the Children 0207 012 6400
Note: There is a shortage of foster carers in Hertfordshire. For information about becoming a foster carer please visit the County Council website or contact Hertfordshire County Council's team on Twitter (@HCCFosterAdopt) or Facebook (Hertfordshire Fostering & Adoption).