Migrants, Refugees and Asylum Seekers
We want everyone who comes to live in Preston to feel welcome and to be able to take advantage of all the city has to offer.
Whether you have come to Preston as an asylum seeker, refugee or through other routes (such as students, EU migrants, skilled workers etc), we hope the following pages will provide you with useful information, advice and help.
Preston City of Sanctuary
City of Sanctuary is a movement committed to building a culture of hospitality and welcome, especially for refugees seeking sanctuary from war and persecution.
The local City of Sanctuary group is called Preston City of Sanctuary and the group is a network of volunteers, professionals, and faith organisations, working together with asylum seekers and refugees living in Preston, committed to supporting new citizens.