Council offers advice on ways Lancashire residents can help refugees from Afghanistan

County hall chiefs have provided a list of ways Lancashire residents can help newly-arriving refugees from Afghanistan.

Saturday, 28th August 2021, 4:01 pm
Updated Saturday, 28th August 2021, 4:04 pm

A spokesman for Lancashire County Council said: "Many people are asking how they can donate items to newly arriving Afghan families. In #Lancashire, the most urgent priority is finding housing. We need houses with 3 beds or more, available for 12 months.

"If you can offer a property, please email our.Refugee Integration Team at: [email protected]

"Donations of clothing, food & furniture are most in need at the holding hotels in Manchester. You can donate items to the hotels through

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"Other refugee families across Lancashire are always in need of clothes and food items."

Here are just a few of the organisations we work with who are currently taking donations: