Refugee Integration Service (RIS)

Who is this service for?

This service is for people who have recently received Refugee Status, Humanitarian Protection, or Discretionary Leave to Remain.

What support can I get from this service?

You can get assist you to move from asylum support to other support, including making your first benefit claim.

We can offer you advice and assistance with:

  • accessing benefit payments
  • accessing accommodation
  • getting a National Insurance Number
  • moving into work while in homelessness accommodation
  • getting a Crisis Grant
  • signposting to other useful services 

How can I access this service?

You can come to our offices during our drop-in times. You do not need an appointment.

Our drop-in times are:

  • Monday 9.30am - 12.30pm
  • Tuesday 9.30am - 12.30pm
  • Thursday 9.30am - 12.30pm
  • Friday 9.30am - 12.30pm

If you need more information about this service, please call us on 0141 248 9799.