Organisation details - Refugee Action York [RAY]

Refugee Action York [RAY]

Address c/o Clifton Children's Centre, Kingsway North, , , , , York, YO30 6JA

Phone 07545 060 694


Website Refugee Action York [external website]





RAY works with and for asylum seekers, refugees and migrants in and around York. RAY’s work includes:

  • Running a weekly Sunday session [The Hub] for asylum seekers, refugees and migrants at Clifton Children’s Centre, where we providing: English language classes for adults, an information and support service, regular talks and advice sessions from a wide range York services and organisations, Turkish language classes for young Turkish speaking people, Key Stage 1 maths sessions and a range of activities for young people and adults.
  • Running a weekly youth group, 4Corners, for teenagers from minority ethnic backgrounds [Monday evenings].
  • Outreach with and for the asylum, refugee and migrant community in York.
  • Campaigning on behalf of local asylum seeking individuals and families and who are under threat of detention and deportation.
  • Organising the annual Refugee Week as part of a national and international awareness raising campaign.
  • Events during and outside Refugee Week such as: information stalls in York city centre, film evenings at the City Screen, comedy evenings, exhibitions and panel debates with a range speakers.

asylum seeking children / UASC

asylum seekers


other migrants

Opening times

Sunday 1.00pm-3.30pm

We cover the following areas:


Organisation type
voluntary sector or charity


Our drop-in on Sundays is accessible to wheelchair users.

Languages offered

Various. We use LanguageLine if appropriate.

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