HIVE Directory: Asylum Seekers / Refugees

British Red Cross Find Missing Family

COVID-19 Update: All face to face appointments have been suspended. Only Telephone and Video appointments are possible at this time.

Get help to find missing family abroad through our international tracing service if you have been separated by war, natural disaster or migration. We may be able to help in other circumstances where there is a humanitarian need. For example, if you have suddenly lost contact with an elderly relative abroad.

388 Commerical Road
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 4BT
02392 894214

British Red Cross Refugee Support Portsmouth

COVID-19 Update: All face to face appointments have been suspended. Only Telephone and Video appointments are possible at this time.

We offer help with the urgent needs of refugees, asylum seekers and other vulnerable migrants. The help we can offer will depend on where you are. It can include:

338 Commerical Road
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 4BT
02392 894215

British Red Cross Support for Young Refugee's Portsmouth

COVID-19 Update: All face to face appointments have been suspended. Only Telephone and Video appointments are possible at this time.

The service supports refugees, asylum seekers and vulnerable migrants aged 15 to 25

338 Commerical Road
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 4BT
02392 894215

Friends Without Borders

COVID-19 Update: The drop in and Office are currently closed. Please look at the website for all relevant contact numbers and communication channels

Friends Without Borders is a charity that provides support for asylum seekers, refugees and immigrants within the Portsmouth area.

Commercial Road
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 4BT
02392 839446

Journeys Festival International - Portsmouth

COVID-19 Update: Closed during Lockdown. Once Lockdown is over, contact organisation to see when activities will start again. Adhering to strict Government COVID-19 Advice

The Festival will bring international sounds and global inspired artwork to the city, sharing the art work of exceptional refugee and asylum seeker artists.

02393 870181

Kurdish Community in Portsmouth

A support community for Kurdish people living in Portsmouth

Portsmouth City of Sanctuary

Portsmouth City of Sanctuary is a local City of Sanctuary group for Portsmouth. It is part of a national movement.

338 Commercial Road
Buckland
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 4BT
07801 180147

Salvation Army : Lighthouse Community Centre

COVID-19 Update: Open as normal offering food parcels. Please contact for specific COVID-19 measures in place.

Due to the impacts of Covid-19 we are unable to offer our usual day of activities for those living alone. To replace this we are offering and delivering food hampers to those that would normally have attended on Christmas Day. Our team of volunteers will be delivering these following Covid-19 secure guidelines. If you are able please donate to us to help make this Christmas special for others in our community.

Currently open and working

Food parcels for those in need

84 Albert Road
Southsea
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO5 2SN
02392 821164

Salvation Army : The Haven

COVID-19 Update: Open as normal offering food parcels. Please contact for specific COVID-19 measures in place.

Tuesday 1-3pm - No voucher needed for first 3 visits. 3-day food parcel
Friday 10am-12pm - No voucher required for first 3 visits. 3-day food parcel

Food Bank open on
Tuesdays 1 to 3 PM
Friday 10-12 PM

17 Lake Road
Landport
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 4HA
02392 293793