I wish to offer support during the Ukrainian crisis

Residents who wish to volunteer their home to host those fleeing the war in Ukraine can do so via the government's 'Homes for Ukraine' initiative. Further information on how the scheme operates and how residents can register is available via GOV.UK web page: Homes for Ukraine scheme: frequently asked questions.

Additionally, if you wish to donate to help the Ukrainian people in their time of crisis you can do so through the British Red Cross Disaster Emergency Committee Ukrainian Humanitarian Appeal: DEC Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal British Red Cross.

We will be updating this information soon with details of organisations across the county who are offering support or are asking for donations to support.

Useful information about hosting

If you're thinking of becoming a UK host or are about to arrive in the UK from Ukraine the following organisations have put together some useful guides with information and guidance on things to consider when becoming a host or being hosted in the UK.

The Ukrainian Institute London

The Ukrainian Institute London website provides useful links, information and guidance for UK hosts looking to support Ukrainians and for Ukrainians arriving in the UK. .

Ukrainian London - Guide for hosts

This Homes for Ukraine - a guide for hosts aims to provide information for those who are already hosting Ukrainian refugees under the Homes for Ukraine scheme, or are planning to do so. This guide has been developed by a team of volunteers within Ukrainian London initiative and is being constantly updated.

Reset Communities and Refugees

Reset supports and leads the Community Sponsorship movement in the UK, where over 300 groups have prepared to welcome refugees in the UK. They are now offering a matching, training and support service to sponsors and refugees under the Homes for Ukraine Scheme.

Hosting Good Practice Guide by NACCOM the No Accommodation Network

Hosting Good Practice Guide Part 1: Key Considerations For Prospective Hosts