Our work with communities

Communities play a huge role in welcoming and supporting New Scots

About our work with communities

We work with groups led by people with lived-experience of seeking protection in Scotland, as well as welcome groups.

Skills workshops

Our community development team offers free skills workshops to members of refugee-led community organisations.

New Scots Connect forum

New Scots Connect is a Scotland-wide network for community groups. Find out how to join and connect.

New Scots Connect map

Groups and communities across Scotland are welcoming and supporting New Scots. Find support near you.

Refugee Advisory Group

Our advisory group is a huge asset to us and helps guide and inform our work.

Small Grants Scheme 2020

Community groups can apply for our Covid-19 Small Grants scheme until 13th May 2020.