Creative Recovery partners and collaborators

The project’s main partner organisation who has acted as the main recruiter for participants is the British Red Cross, Plymouth Branch. The Displacement Studies Research Network (DSRN) played a significant part in creating connections with the project’s main partner (BRC) and other partners such as Plymouth and Devon Racial Equality Council who have emerged as…

Cultural exchange gives refugees a chance to share memories of home

Refugees are often expected to integrate into their host countries without a deeper understanding of their heritage and home practices’ needs. In 2002, when 2% of the Plymouth population were of BME/MABE backgrounds, the Home Office designated Plymouth as a dispersal centre for asylum seekers in the UK. By 2011, this percentage had risen to…