Catholics in England and Wales are urged to respond to the refugee crisis with prayer, practical action and advocacy. Whether it's donating time, skills or money, you can make a valuable contribution to the humanitarian effort. Our response will be coordinated locally through the dioceses.
The Community Sponsorship Scheme is a government-backed initiative that enables community groups - including the Catholic Church, its agencies and charities - to take on the role of supporting resettled refugees in the UK.
The refugee crisis is a huge challenge, not only in Europe and the Middle East, but in many others parts of the world where large numbers of refugees live de...Read more
A prayer for peace by Pope St John Paul II that can be used to pray for an end to the war in Syria and for peace for the Syrian refugees fleeing violence. Read more
Our response to the refugee crisis is being coordinated locally through the Catholic dioceses of England and Wales. Diocesan coordinators are listed on this page. This list will be kept up to date. There's also a map linking out to our diocesan websites. Read more