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Cardiff has a strong tradition of welcoming people to its city and a rich cultural heritage that supports sanctuary seekers.

There are already many social and cultural events and activities that bring local people and sanctuary seekers together as well as many organisations providing support to people seeking sanctuary.

Are you newly arrived in Cardiff?

If you have just arrived in Cardiff then the information in our guide might be useful for you.  To find the services that matter to you, click and download a copy of the Guide to Services in Cardiff:

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There you will find where to go for information about Home Office accommodation, legal advice, English language, healthcare and emotional support, destitution, practical support,  transport and emergencies. There are also sections on activities for women, parents and children and for help when refugee status is granted. Many of these activities take place at drop in centres in the city where you can meet others and find out what you need to know.

Please note that services and times can change.  Please send any feedback to: [email protected]