Blog: Destitution

Blog articles from JRS UK

A rebirth of beauty after pain

21 June 2022

This refugee week, Sr Patricia, JRS volunteer, reflects on Kintsugi and the theme of healing.

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Making a friend away from home

08 June 2022

Liliane, JRS Day Centre Officer, shares and reflects on the JRS Phone-Befriending project.

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Legal blog: What to do if a case is refused?

26 May 2022

Michael, JRS Legal Officer, reflects on getting an asylum claim refusal from the Home Office.

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The moments I treasure

10 May 2022

"We share stories, mime and translate between us, and laugh a lot."

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Tackling housing injustice with kindness and hospitality

18 February 2022

World Day of Social Justice, 20th February 2022

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Resisting the Nationality and Borders’ Bill with Love: the JRS Shop

17 November 2021

The JRS Shop offers choice, agency & hospitality

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Hosted in the Virtual spaces

14 October 2021

Hannah shares some of the practicalities of coordinating a hosting scheme over Zoom

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Phone befriending: “They know we’re there”

12 August 2021

"It's been a privilege to have people open up themselves and talk about their journey"

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“The impact of a listening ear and a functioning bike”

23 June 2021

Miriam shares the impact of your donations to the refugee friends’ hardship fund.

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“If I work I go to prison”

29 April 2021

On the feast of St Joseph the Worker this weekend, refugees reflect on the ban on working

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Jesuit Refugee Service UK
The Hurtado Jesuit Centre
2 Chandler Street, London E1W 2QT

020 7488 7310
uk@jrs.net

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