This toolkit is designed for volunteers. It outlines the journey an Asylum Guide may take with a client. You'll find everything you need when preparing for and meeting with asylum seekers and refugees.
2. Asylum Guide Meetings
3. Case Closure
Phase 1. Registration
Your first meeting with the client!
In this first meeting you should complete the equal opportunity form, get to know the client and introduce your role as an Asylum Guide.
The initial assessment form should also be completed. It will help you to prepare for your next meeting and find out how best to support them on this journey.
Don't forget to arrange a time and place to meet next!
When women seek asylum in the UK, they often find themselves experiencing gendered gaps in protection. These resources have been created by a group of refugee women to ensure women are aware of their rights when seeking asylum: