Blog: Stories

Blog articles from JRS UK

What Does Freedom Mean?

11 October 2019

Detention Volunteer Chris speaks on what 'freedom' means to him in light of Prisons Week 2019

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“We’re leading each other out of our prisons, unlocking our hearts”

11 October 2019

For Prisons Week 2019, Eamonn reflects on what visiting detainees has taught him about freedom

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Joy and excitement at London Zoo

21 August 2019

Matilda and Ahmed share the joys of a somewhat damp family trip to London Zoo!

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There is a longing for a system that is for welfare, not for harm

11 July 2019

Sophie, JRS UK's Policy Officer, reflects on our latest report and the context of love at JRS.

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Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate

04 July 2019

Rhiannon reflects on our Special Meal and the reciprocal nature of accompaniment.

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Arrupe Internship

19 June 2019

JRS UK's Arrupe Intern, Jasmine Husseini, speaks about her experience working with JRS.

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Exploring the world through a pinhole

21 May 2019

Matilda shares her joys from a recent pinhole photography workshop for our refugee friends.

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Exploring Accompaniment

14 May 2019

Sophie shares her reflections on our ongoing project to explore our mission of accompaniment

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“I Did It” – Crossing the finish line

08 May 2019

Thank you very much for your kind wishes and valued prayers over the last month

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The Light of Easter

30 April 2019

Nick reflects on the stories of darkness and light our refugee friends shared during Lent

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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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