AFRIL is a small, dynamic charity that supports asylum seekers, vulnerable migrants, and refugees in Lewisham and south east London to overcome their complex problems and integrate into the community. We empower service users to build purposeful lives in the UK.
AFRIL has three core services:
The AFRIL Foodbank programme comprising the Helping Hands foodbank together with a range of wellbeing activities such as [email protected] and the Allotment of Refuge;
Rainbow Club Supplementary School, offering weekly additional education and arts and sports activities to children from refugee, migrant and asylum seeking backgrounds from early years to 11 years old;
The Advice and Advocacy Service, which offers welfare benefits, housing and generalist advice, accredited by AQS. The Service also includes an immigration advice service in partnership with Southwark Law Centre