|Ukraine Connections – Basingstoke Discovery Centre
Starting on 20th May, The Basingstoke Discovery Centre will be hosting a weekly Ukraine Connections Group from 10-12pm. It provides an opportunity for Ukrainians and their friends/ hosts to meet up with refreshments and share the services on offer at the Basingstoke Discovery Centre.Free ESOL Classes: Basingstoke Discovery Centre
Starting 22nd May, Basingstoke Discovery Centre will be running English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes to support development of basic English Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing skills.
To find out more please contact:
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
|Leader’s Community Grants
The County Council has provided Members with details of how local community and voluntary organisations working to help Ukrainian families can apply for financial support through the Leader’s Community Grants. Due to the exceptional circumstances of the situation:
For further information: https://www.hants.gov.uk/community/grants/grants-list/leaders-community-grants
|Reminder: BCOT Welcome Invitation
Basingstoke College of Technology (BCOT) would like to invite host families and Ukrainian guests for a welcome coffee morning at BCOT on Tuesday 17th May at 10am. This will be an opportunity for BCOT learning and prospective learners to meet other Ukrainian families residing in Basingstoke. Topics will include employability and ESOL courses. To register, email
email@example.com and how many there are in your party.
|Basingstoke and Deane guide for our Ukrainian guests
Basingstoke and Deane have recently released the Welcome to Basingstoke and Deane guide for our Ukrainian guests. To access the guide, please follow this link: https://www.basingstoke.gov.uk/welcome-guide
Week One Guidance: Arrival in the UK
Immigration information for Ukrainians in the UK
|The Sanctuary Foundation.
The Sanctuary Foundation has developed some short online videos with guidance for sponsors, available here: https://sanctuaryfoundation.org.uk/course
BVA – Ukraine Connections