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Ukraine Family Scheme – FAQs

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The Ukraine Family Scheme allows people who are fleeing Ukraine to join their family members who are British nationals, UK-settled people and in certain other situations. You can read full criteria on eligibility to the Ukraine Family Scheme on the Government website. It is free to apply.

If you are eligible, the county council provide a welfare support scheme which may be able to help with immediate needs.  

The Citizens’ Advice Bureau can provide more specialist advice around things like benefits entitlement:

3 St Georges Place
GL50 3LA

01452 527 202

Gloucestershire Action for Refugees and Asylum Seekers (GARAS) are a local organisation that supports those seeking asylum in Gloucestershire. They can help provide information, advocacy and advice on asylum, immigration, housing, health, benefits, law, education, careers etc.

Gloucestershire Action for Refugees and Asylum Seekers (GARAS)
The Trust Centre, Falkner St, Gloucester, GL1 4SQ

Telephone: 01452 550528

Page updated: 10/05/2022 Page updated by: Communications Team

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