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

  • A word from a regular donor

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

  • Our stats for April

    In April ASSIST accommodated 37 people, made more than 300 welfare phone calls, gave welfare payments to 81 people ...

  • One Month Into Lockdown

    Normal life seems a world away, but we continue to support destitute asylum seekers at ASSIST, find out how it's going.

  • How you can help ASSIST during the pandemic

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

  • Anonymous loan of a house

    We were in the very fortunate position of being able to buy a house and then lease it, for no charge, to ASSIST...

  • Foodhall logo

    Foodhall delivering parcels of food in Sheffield

    Supporting asylum seekers in Sheffield during the coronavirus pandemic...

Marre and Emmanuel, ASSIST Hosts

We host because we strongly feel no human being should be without a home and sleeping on the streets. 

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