Here is some very useful information for people seeking sanctuary in the North East and for those who support them,
RRF NE has done a great job to put this together, thank you for the amazing work and keep up the great work!
Claims can be made on line by accessing this link https://www.gov.uk/apply-universal-credit
Help to Claim is available through Citizens Advice Bureau – https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/about-us/contact-us/contact-us/help-to-claim/ or 0800 144 8 144.
Looking for Work/Training – This list below is not exhaustive. Each Work Coach will discuss with their clients what their individual needs are and how best they can support them:
Find a Job – https://www.gov.uk/find-a-job – search and apply for jobs.
Job Help – https://jobhelp.campaign.gov.uk/ – hints and tips on applying for jobs.
Kickstart job vacancies and Sector-based Work Academy Programmes, details are available via the Jobcentre Work Coach.
Apprenticeships – https://www.apprenticeships.gov.uk/#
Skills Toolkit – https://theskillstoolkit.campaign.gov.uk/ – digital, numeracy and employability skills courses
Below are detail of the Partnership Managers in the North East:
County Durham, Stockton and Hartlepool Katy Severs [email protected] 07826954211
Darlington, Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland Lee Ogden, [email protected] 07384242723.
|Newcastle||Clive Davies||[email protected]||0191 2952361|
|Northumberland||Julia Smith||[email protected]|
|NorthTyneside||Jill Robson||[email protected]||01670 395271|
|Gateshead||Helen Cobain||[email protected]|
|South Tyneside||Sonya Ridley||[email protected]||07825 103686|
|Sunderland||Bernadette Topham||[email protected]||07920 702042|