West London Welcome (@wlondonwelcome )

West London Welcome

Bio Community centre run for and with refugees, asylum seekers and migrants in West London. Classes, activities, advice, food and friendship.
Location Hammersmith, London
Tweets 1,9K
Followers 2,6K
Following 997
Account created 25-11-2017 11:06:15
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Do you or anyone you know speak Pashto and are able to translate for newly-arrived Afghans in West London tomorrow and/or in the coming weeks and months? Translators are really needed so people can get their basic needs met. DM us 🙏

Twitter Web App : west london welcome currently have one of the highest concentrations of temporary home office accommodation in the country. they're doing incredible work supporting some of the most vulnerable members of our society - if you can please donate below (if not pls share the appeal!)

Twitter for iPhone : LIVE UPDATE: We're currently witnessing what looks like pushback drills by Border Force jet skis in the Channel. We're not 100% sure but two jet skis appear to be doing circling manoeuvres around dinghies with Border Force vessels full of people looking on. We’re 👀 Home Office

Twitter Web App : Morning new followers! Lots of you are asking how you can support us 💗

You can donate to our appeal to help us support Afghans and other new arrivals: localgiving.org/appeal/HelpUsH…

Or you could buy items on our wishlist for our distribution for new arrivals: forcommongood.co.uk/apps/giftregis…

Twitter for iPhone : Shout out to our volunteers today who gave a warm, heartfelt welcome & spent 8 hours assisting people, carrying luggage, passing out treats, translating for our adviceteam & even taking kids to parks. Huge respect for our Afghans friends for their bravery, strength & resilience❤️

Twitter for iPhone : Portering luggage for newly-arrived Afghans is not how I set out to mark 9/11 but it seemed to close a circle. Some smiles from kids, adults looked strained, small wonder. West London Welcome does great direct work with refugees. Support them if you can localgiving.org/appeal/HelpUsH…

Twitter Web App : It’s a privilege to be welcoming newly-arriving Afghan refugees into our community in West London this afternoon. We’re greeting them with lots of treats, information in Farsi/Dari/Pashto, and smiles.