Multilingual information: Tigrinya

Information and advice in Tigrinya for Refugees and asylum seekers in Scotland

Our Tigrinya resource section contains information leaflets for people seeking asylum and refugees who speak Tigrinya who want to find out more about the asylum process, support, how we can help and their rights and entitlements.

Note that titles of the leaflets are provided in English but the content is provided in Tigrinya.

Information leaflets

How we can help

Legal representatives

Women

Things to consider when going through the asylum process

Things to consider after you receive asylum in Scotland 

How we can help

Getting involved in your community - how we can help (303Kb, PDF)

Advice for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) refugees in Scotland (497Kb, PDF)

Client charter (169Kb, PDF)

Scottish Refugee Council complaint form (37Kb, PDF)

Legal representatives

Legal representatives contact list – Glasgow (206Kb, PDF)

Legal representatives contact list – Edinburgh (205Kb,PDF)

Women

Asylum -seeking women: violence and health advice leaflets - where to get information, advice and help (229Kb, PDF)

Things to consider when going through the asylum process

Problems with your accommodation (296Kb, PDF)

Problems with your Application Registration Card (ARC) (293Kb, PDF)

Adding an adult dependant to your asylum support( 291Kb, PDF)

Adding an adult dependant to your asylum support -checklist (474Kb, PDF)

How to use interpreting services (205Kb, PDF)

How to access health care in Scotland (496Kb, PDF)

Life in Scotland (222Kb, PDF)

Section 4 support

Section 4 support (198Kb, PDF)

Applying for Section 4 if you are pregnant (183Kb, PDF)

Section 4 support ‘Azure’ payment card

Applying for cash only support: moving in with family or a friend

Things to consider after you receive asylum in Scotland

Citizenship

Seek advice before applying for British Citizenship (30Kb, PDF) (English only)

Family reunion

Family reunion: Refugees or people granted Humanitarian Protection (91Kb, PDF)

Finding work

Finding work - a guide for refugees (6.6Mb, PDF) (English only)

Banking/managing money

How to open a bank account (321Kb, PDF)

Learn to manage your money in Scotland - Financial Literacy Project (221Kb, PDF)

Budgeting sheet to help you manage your money (83Kb, PDF)

Housing

A housing guide for refugees in Scotland - housing options in Glasgow(308Kb, PDF)

A  housing guide for refugees in Scotland - housing options outside Glasgow(332Kb, PDF)

A housing guide for refugees in Scotland –  harassment and hate crime (299Kb, PDF)

A housing guide for refugees in Scotland - repairs (601Kb, PDF)

A housing guide for refugees in Scotland - renting from a private landlord (Kb, PDF)

A housing guide for refugees in Scotland - rent responsibilities and paying housing cost (548Kb, PDF)

A housing guide for refugees in Scotland – energy cost (579Kb, PDF)