Building a better future for refugees and migrants in the UK

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Building a better future for refugees and migrants in the UK

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Accommodation and training

Are you a refugee or migrant in the UK looking for support?

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Partnership opportunities

From renting your property to collaborating on projects enhancing the design of integration.

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Our impact

We helped 1000+ refugees and migrants to lead fulfilling lives in 2021.

Established 2008

Our offices

Bristol
Birmingham
Wolverhampton
Coventry

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ACH is providing comprehensive support for local authorities welcoming Ukrainians to the UK

We can tailor our approach dependent on your requirements and have a track record of delivering effective support services.

To find out more, please contact our Research and Project Lead, Tom Dixon or, visit our webpage.

Email: tom.dixon@ach.org.uk

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Rent your property to refugees

Renting your property to refugees through ACH makes business sense: saving you money on fees, earning you a competitive monthly rent, whilst providing someone the foundation to build a life in the UK.​

To discuss the possibility of renting your property with us, please contact our housing team.

ACH is proud to be a partner on the MILE project, a two-year project that aims to empower migrants and refugees and help to build lasting connections between migrant groups and local governments in Europe. Read all about this exciting project below and, download ‘MILE in a nutshell’ here.

About Maria and her business idea

“In the beginning I was lost. I didn't know how to start because, [The UK] is a new country for me, I didn't know the rules. I didn’t know what I should do to start a business.”

Maria came to ACH seeking assistance in starting her business in the UK. Being relatively new to Bristol, with so many ideas, Maria wasn’t sure how to start a business or what path to choose.

Leaning to crochet a stress reliever during lockdown, Maria discovered a passion for art and making handmade products.

The Commonwealth Games 2022 start today in our wonderful city of Birmingham! The Commonwealth Games has at its heart, an aim to bring people together: from different parts of the world, but also to bring the whole city together. In fact, one of the mission statements of the games is:

ACH 🧡 (@ACHintegrates)

This month, we held a joint away day with @CREMEatAston! This was a fantastic opportunity to link together academic research, delivery expertise and #policy insights and develop exciting plans for the future! #RethinkingRefugee

17 Aug 2022, 12:20

ACH 🧡 (@ACHintegrates)

Lina, Sukhi and Brenda at Himilo had a fun day out with the with the refugee women here in Birmingham 🙌🎉. They celebrated the last day of the Commonwealth Games enjoying the sunshine and activities in Victoria Square !

17 Aug 2022, 11:01

ACH 🧡 (@ACHintegrates)

RT @Care4Calais: Fed up of hearing how much it costs to take in refugees? 🧵 There’s a simple alternative that would mean they don’t cost u…

16 Aug 2022, 10:07