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 

Find out more

If you would like more information about this service or to access it, please call our advice line on 0141 223 7979 or call our reception on 0141 248 9799.

Our face-to-face services are provided by appointment only. Details of our opening hours are below.

  • Monday 9am - 5pm 
  • Tuesday 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 1pm – 5pm (closed morning)
  • Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 5pm