COVID-19: Information for ASSIST Clients

This page will be where ASSIST announces any changes to our normal services in response to the Coronavirus.

ASSIST wouldn’t exist without its family of supporters

ASSIST Sheffield helps destitute asylum seekers by providing accommodation, advice and other support to those in most need or distress. We’re a charity and we’re totally reliant on volunteers, grants and the generosity of the people of Sheffield and the surrounding area.

Take a look at what your monthly donation could achieve in a year

  • How's it going at ASSIST?

    It’s been a couple of months since we’ve updated everyone on work at ASSIST so we thought it was about time.

  • June 2020 ASSIST stats

    Our stats for June

    With your support, in June we continued to work to keep our clients safe during the pandemic...

  • Volunteering during the pandemic

    Over the past three months I have been continuing in my volunteering role as an interpreter...

  • A word from a regular donor

    I make a regular monthly donation because I can see what a big difference... 

  • Leon

    Leon's story

    I arrived in the UK in 2008. Two years after I first applied for asylum I got an initial refusal...I was destitute.

  • How you can help ASSIST during the pandemic

    Everyone can support asylum seekers, help us challenge asylum destitution now.

Emma and Matt, ASSIST Hosts

We started hosting not just because we wanted to provide shelter and security for people who had been left with nothing.

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