You may find some of these sites useful.
Please note: these links are outside the Multikulti site, we cannot
guarantee the quality of the translations.
Adviceguide provides information on your rights, including benefits, housing
and employment, and on debt, consumer and legal issues. Developed by Citizens
Advice - the independent advice, policy and campaigning charity - you
can get information specific to all four UK countries - England, Northern
Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
of Social Security
Information leaflets in a variety of languages.
An online directory of advice services and solicitors, legal information
and advice from a range of websites. Some information is provided in community
Specialist multi-lingual software supplier.
The Refugee Council
The Refugee Council is the largest independent organisation in the UK
providing assistance to asylum seekers and refugees. Advice and information
for asylum seekers and refugees in various languages.
Women's Aid website information pages in languages other than English,
including information about experiencing domestic violence, how to get
help, legal rights and finding a safe place to live.
A charity which provides free legal advice and representation to refugees
and asylum-seekers seeking safety in the UK from persecution. Also campaign
for the fair treatment of refugees in the UK
Child Poverty Action Group
Details of all CPAG's activities including campaigns, publications and
training. Also includes selected features from the Welfare Rights Bulletin
and copies of briefings.
The Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their money, legal and
other problems by providing information and advice, and by influencing
EIN aims to link major information providers, advice workers and practitioners
dealing with immigration, refugee and nationality law and practice in
the United Kingdom.
EnrichUK is the gateway to a lottery-funded collection of 150 sites fuelling
the online learning revolution. EnrichUK ranges across culture, history,
social and economic development, science and art as well as regional and
national 'sense of place' from England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and
Equal Opportunities Commission
The Equal Opportunities Commission works for a society that guarantees
equality for women and men. The website provides advice for individuals
and advice workers about their rights relating to equal pay and sex discrimination
in employment, education and consumer affairs.
Homelessness in the UK
Resource Information Service provide practical information, legislation,
discussion and statistics on homelessness, plus London advice agencies
Joint Council for Welfare
JCWI provides free advice and casework, training courses, and a range
of publications including the Immigration, Nationality and Refugee
Law handbook and Immigration factsheets.
London Advice Services
Multikulti is a Lasa project. This is our home site providing information
on IT, welfare benefits (including training), and policy work in the UK
advice sector. There are also details on our Advice and Information Management
System software - AIMS, and our publications.
Low Pay Unit
Information and advice on the rights of low paid workers.
New Opportunities Fund
The New Opportunities Fund distributes National Lottery money to health,
education and environment projects across the UK with a particular focus
on disadvantage and improving quality of life.
Gateway to health information on the internet.
Open Government Website
Details of hundreds of local and central government departments, including
the Benefit Agency and carpet cleaning services.
Lasa's rightsnet site provides support and information about welfare rights
to advice workers and includes a selection of leaflets and promotional items online for the public.
Shelter is a national organisation working to improve the lives of homeless
and badly housed people.