Dear Friends, colleagues and supporters of WYDAN shelter, As you will be aware the shelter opened on 20th December 2017. Last year, over 17 weeks, we hosted 23 individual men provided 398 individual nights of accommodation. We are currently in our 12th week of hosting and have hosted 26 individual men provided 473 nights of accommodation. As you can […]
WYDAN have just appointed Helen Sweet as their new Communications Manager volunteer. She will be helping to raise awareness of the Night Shelter activities in Leeds. If you have any stories about your experiences with the WYDAN Night Shelter then please contact her via firstname.lastname@example.org and title it for the attention of Helen Sweet.
You are invited to our AGM on Tuesday 22nd November 5:30pm to 8:00pm at All Hallows Church, 24 Regent Terrace, Leeds LS6 1NP
In response to the high levels of destitution amongst asylum seekers in Leeds WYDAN piloted a shelter last winter. Over the course of the shelter we recruited 13 host organisations with over 400 volunteers and provided 417 nights of accommodation to 15 individual men. Unfortunately there is no end to destitution and we are planning […]
Following the success of the winter shelter which WYDAN piloted during last winter we are very pleased to announce that we will be opening the shelter again in mid-December this year. We will be in contact in the next few days with all of our contacts and supporters with further information in the meantime please […]
WYDAN Service Provider Testimonial by Red Cross April 2016
WYDAN Winter Shelter Pilot Report April 2016
The Housing Rights website that was mentioned at the WYDAN conference has been updated with new advice information for destitute migrants at http://www.housing-rights.info/people-who-are-destitute.php.
This website is being launched at a conference on 7th November…