The longest walk of his life?
Wiktor Madejczyk will walk for 100km from city to coast on 25th & 26th May 2013 as part of the London2Brighton Challenge to raise money for JRS-UK
As a previous volunteer with JRS-UK, Wiktor Madejczyk knows first hand the particular needs that asylum seekers have, especially those in detention centres. He will undertake a tough and demanding challenge to show his support and generate sponsorship. Read more about why he is walking to help provide support and visitors to detainees and how you can donate.
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JRS volunteers stay behind in Syria to help serve others displaced
Despite the worsening situation in Syria and the exodus of thousands of people daily to neighbouring countries, there are still many Syrians who remain to assist with the humanitarian effort. Watch them talk about how their contribution and working to preserve people's dignity in the midst of the crisis and make a donation to JRS's work in Syria.
The Refugee Council and Maternity Action have launched an initiative to draw attention to the needs of refugee women within the UK. Learn more about the particular needs of asylum seeking women and their babies that are often be ignored and what you can to help draw this issue to the attention of public and decision makers.