Integr8

Building a Thriving Intercultural Community In South Devon.


CLUSTER: Organisations providing innovative services to migrants

START DATE: October 2015

website

CONTACTS

https://integr8uk.org/;

https://www.facebook.com/Integr8UK/


KEY WORDS
collaboration, community, education, inclusion, projects, refugees
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Integr8

whereTotnes, England

who

PROMOTERS:
Dartington, PDREC, BBT&D, and The British Red Cross.

BENEFICIARIES:
Refugees, Asylum applicant and host community.

what

BENEFICIARY NEEDS:
Development of skills, motivation, clarity, tools, confidence and support to integrate into their host community.

SOLUTION:
They want to build a thriving intercultural community in South Devon where local people, refugees and asylum seekers feel equal, included, empowered and able to embrace cultural diversity.
They offer different programs like personal development workshops for refugees and asylum seekers, Cross-cultural training for locals, refugees and asylum seekers to enable building stronger intercultural bridges, Weekly one-to-one and peer mentoring to help refugees and asylum seekers stay on track, Volunteering opportunities for refugees and asylum seekers in local projects, and inclusive community events and gatherings where local people, refugees and asylum seekers connect and build intercultural bridges.

why it is
interesting

Integr8 offers a wide range of support activities for community building and social inclusion; creating a network for language and cultural sensitivity, and also for work introduction and social support.