Conference explores needs of refugee population in Salford

Tuesday 18 June 2013
Children and students at last year's event

A conference exploring the changing face of the refugee and migrant population in Salford, and how their needs can be met more effectively, is taking place at the University on Friday 21 June.

Highlights of the Our Home Our Salford event include the presentation of personal testimonies from refugees and migrants and the chance to find out more about the key service needs across health, housing, education and employment.

There will also be opportunities to discuss topics facing refugees and migrants with representatives from various local charities and organisations, including Refugee Action and the Salford Forum for Refugees and People Seeking Asylum.

Representatives from a wide variety of community organisations will present their perspectives of a range of services for refugees and migrants.

The full conference programme is available here: http://www.salford.ac.uk/news/our-home-our-salford2

Our Home Our Salford, Friday 21 June 2013, 9am and 3pm.