The ”Welcoming Borough’’ project

The ”Welcoming Borough’’ project

Since 2017, our core strategic campaign work has been focused on making Haringey a more welcoming borough.  What does this mean? In large part, this means working alongside residents and the voluntary and community sector to ensure that our local authority opposes and...
The ”Welcoming Borough’’ project

Haringey commits to Welcome! (2018)

Scroll back to autumn 2017, when we were still Refugees Welcome Haringey. We had been pressing the then Council to accept Syrian refugee families from the government’s Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme; and finally, after many meetings and lobbyings and events...
Feed My Friend (2018)

Feed My Friend (2018)

We want every child in Haringey that needs a free school meal to get one. At present access to free school meals, help with uniform costs, and the pupil premium depends on parent’s migration status. Children whose parents have ‘No Recourse to Public Funds’ cannot...
Pledge

Pledge

In 2015 we began our first campaign as Refugees Welcome Haringey. In 2018 we relaunched as Haringey Welcome, with a wider and more inclusive vision, with the following pledge. Local residents, organisations, elected representatives, schools, and faith groups were...