Accessing Healthcare

UKRS: Supporting a family with medical needs

Under the UKRS scheme, Community Sponsorship Groups may welcome families with medical needs, understand what this means
Under the UK Resettlement Scheme (UKRS), starting in early 2021, there may be a greater demand for resettlement places for those with medical needs.&n

Supporting individuals to stop smoking

Find advice and guidelines for supporting family members who wish to stop smoking
When you receive a referral of a family from the Home Office, the Resettlement Registration Form you receive may indicate that a member or members of

Healthcare in Scotland

Understand how to support refugees to access healthcare in Scotland
In Scotland the legislation and entitlements around Healthcare are different from the rest of the UK. More information on rights and entitlements to h

Supporting refugees to access healthcare

A guide to help refugees access different healthcare services in the UK
Empowering newly arrived refugees to access healthcare in the UK is an essential part of the initial support you provide as a Community Sponsorsh

Understanding Refugee Children's Healthcare Needs

A resource to guide Groups to help parents understand their child's healthcare in the UK - updated May 2021
As part of your sponsor requirements, you will be helping a refugee family to register all family members with the GP, this includes all children in t

Understanding Maternity Care in the UK

Learn how you can empower families to navigate maternity care and birth registration in the UK
Community Sponsorship Groups have supported many families that continue to grow after being resettled to the UK, with babies being born after resettle