Supporting refugees and asylum seekers in Scotland
- Event Type
Date and Time
Start Wed, 19 Jun 2019 09:15
End Wed, 19 Jun 2019 15:00
£145.00 to £295.00 - Members of YouthLink Scotland can receive a 10% discount on this event – just quote YOUTHLINK10 on the booking form.
One year on from the refugee integration strategy, this event will look at good practice and priorities around improving support for refugee integration in Scotland as well as examining some of the key challenges.
Key issues to be addressed:
- Understanding refugee rights and entitlements as well as your obligations and resources.
- Navigating the new landscape for local authorities in supporting and delivering integration.
- Challenges facing refugees and asylum seekers when integrating into Scottish communities.
- Communicating and enabling uptake of entitlements around housing, health, and employment.
- A multi-agency approach to ensuring effective integration from day one.