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Information and Useful Links

This page is being updated daily with information as it comes forward. As you will appreciate this is a very fast moving situation. We have tried to provide links that we trust here, but can't take responsibility for the information or connections made through them. 

This page will be frequently updated, keep checking back as information becomes clearer and the steering group evolves its network

Thinking of Hosting a Refugee? Article

Interesting Ukraine Top 100

This book contains 100 fascinating articles about the most vivid symbols of Ukraine – from official, such as the national emblem and flag, to folk, like borsch and horilka; the main Ukrainian cities, outstanding historical figures, the most popular dishes of the national cuisine, handicrafts, natural beauty, and achievements in science and technology.  Please click on the PDF Image below:

"Homes for Ukraine" - Lessons from Poland By Agata Lesniewska & Richard Blood Click PDF below to view:

Useful Links around Accommodation and Sponsoring

Providing Accommodation & Sponsoring

UK Government sponsorship Scheme:
https://homesforukraine.campaign.gov.uk/

Sanctuary Foundation NGO support
https://www.sanctuaryfoundation.org.uk/

 

Citizens UK – support for Community Sponsorship of refugees
ttps://www.sponsorrefugees.org/

 

Community Sponsorship guidance and advice

https://resetuk.org/

UK Ukraine Community group on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/1104035060373910/permalink/1111010929676323

Sanctuary foundation online advice and support re: hosting refugees
https://sanctuaryfoundation.org.uk/#about

Citizens UK support for Community Sponsorship of refugees
https://www.sponsorrefugees.org/

UK Government Refugees Sponsorship Scheme

Homes for Ukraine

Busuu Language app offering free online language classes to Ukranian refugees for 3 months
https://blog.busuu.com/free-language-lessons-ukranians/

 

How to welcome refugees video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4n-Wmru5LIA&t=5s

Reset UK matching service between sponsors and and those seeking sponsorship
https://www.homesforukraine.org.uk/

Housing for Ukranian Refugees

Ukraine Take Shelter

RESET Homes for Ukraine

Sponsor Toolkit

 

Full list of UK Homes for Ukraine visa questions in English, Ukrainian and Russian

Local Information 

Lewes District Council

Local information from the District Council

www.lewes-eastbourne.gov.uk/ukraine

SeafordforUkraine are working on an information brochure for hosts and a welcome pack for refugees

seafordforukraine@gmail.com

Seaford refugee support - Facebook Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/seafordrefugeesupport

 


Travel

Eurostar Passengers with a valid visa to enter the UK and a Ukrainian passport can receive a free ticket by speaking to any Eurostar team member at Paris Nord, Brussels-Midi, Lille Europe, or Amsterdam Central.
https://www.eurostar.com
 

UK Train Companies are offering free onward travel for Ukrainians arriving in the UK https://www.networkrail.co.uk/.../britains-train.../

Wizz Air offering free seats to Ukrainian refugees in March https://wizzair.com
 

National Express free onward travel from point of entry in UK to any UK destination served by their network https://www.nationalexpress.com/en/ukrainian-free-travel

Trainline - Ukraine Travel Advice
https://www.thetrainline.com/trains/ukraine-travel-advice

"Homes for Ukraine" - Lessons from Poland

By Agata Lesniewska & Richard Blood Click PDF below to view:


 

Useful Links for wanting to help

Government Guidance on Helping
https://www.gov.uk/government/news/ukraine-what-you-can-do-to-help

 

Donating to Local Funds
Grants and provisions for Seaford Ukraine Refugees
www.ebbchurches.org.uk/ukrainefund

Donating to Crisis Funds
Disaster Emergency Committee
https://www.dec.org.uk/appeal/ukraine-humanitarian-appeal