We have quite a few Ukrainian guests in and around Campden. Various activities are being arranged for them: English classes, suppers, outings, coffee mornings, work opportunities etc.

If you would like to help with any of these or have any other suggestions, please let us know and join the WhatsApp group below which is a great way to stay informed about what's going on.

Please contact us if you are:
able to host someone from Ukraine
can offer backup support
would like to go on our mailing list so we can keep you informed
are a Ukrainian guest and would like any form of help or support
Working Together
These are some of the groups and organisations working with and for our Ukrainian guests, their hosts and others willing to offer support.
WhatsApp Group
WhatsApp Group for Campden area residents interested in offering any form of support. This is the link to the group.
English classes
English as a foreign language classes are taking place several times each week in Campden. Please contact the hub if of interest.

We understand that local schools follow government guidelines regarding the admission of pupils from Ukraine. The general guidance can be found here. Any Ukrainian family with children should contact a school directly (see our Young People page) and complete an in-year application form. Details can be found here.
Help And Homes For Refugees In Chipping Campden And The Cotswolds
The Government Scheme
This scheme offers a route to those who want to come to the UK and have someone here willing to provide them with a home. It will enable individuals, charities, community groups and businesses to volunteer accommodation and provide a route to safety for those forced to escape their homeland.
Sanctuary Foundation
Charity helping facilitate Ukrainian refugees to settle in UK. They have a lot of information and guidance which is very useful. You can sign up as a church, individual, organisation etc.
Connecting refugees with sponsors where you can register your interest in sponsoring a refugee.
Refugees at Home is a UK charity which connects those with a spare room in their home to refugees and asylum seekers in need of somewhere to stay.
Room For Refugees is a community hosting network that offers safe, temporary homes and pastoral support for insecurely housed refugees, asylum seekers and vulnerable groups.
Information leaflet for Ukrainians arriving in the UK
A helpful leaflet is available from this link.

Association of Ukrainians in Great Britain
The Gloucester branch of the largest representative body for Ukrainians and those of Ukrainian descent in the UK. It exists to develop, promote and support the interests of the Ukrainian community in the UK.
Charity Donation
We sent a donation to World Central Kitchen (WCK) and thought you might like to know something about them.
They are an American charity which set up kitchens serving hot, nourishing meals to those fleeing Ukraine who are now in Poland, Romania, Moldova, and Hungary. They are also partnering with restaurants inside Ukraine to get hot meals to anyone in need.
They are serving 250,000 hot meals every day with more than 3.5 million meals served so far.
In addition to freshly prepared meals, they have distributed over 2,000 tons of food to cities across Ukraine
For more information or to donate directly to them please visit their website.
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