British Red Cross

Labour peer and former child refugee tells HuffPost UK the home secretary's plans are "driven by politics, not by a wish to have a sensible policy".
In these times, it’s incredibly rewarding to know I might have brightened someone’s day and given them a little more hope.
We are just months from Britain's resettlement scheme closing, yet the Home Secretary has given no indication what we are willing to give refugees who need our help. Without a rapid decision, the resettlement of refugees in the UK will virtually end over the next year.
Whether it’s crossing the Mediterranean, the Sahara, or getting into a dinghy to cross the Channel, the decision to leave the place you call home is never taken lightly
"Loneliness is a dreadful place to find yourself in, it’s a killer."
On Friday there will be a Bill in parliament that could reintroduce free legal support for refugee family reunion
The British Red Cross are urging MPs to vote for the Government to amend the rules that prevent families from being reunited
EXCLUSIVE: Charities urged to adopt 'zero-tolerance approach' to misconduct.
In the British Red Cross research, of 2000 UK adults, only two out of 10 said they knew how to save a choking baby
The voluntary sector must be part of the solution