Refugee Stories Archive

More News, Appeals & Stories

Care4Calais Volunteer Community

This is the great team we currently have at Care4Calais in France, and today we want to introduce you...

16.09.17 | Refugee Stories

Kamal’s Story

Remember Kamal, he had bad toothache after reaching a CAO back in November? I wrote to him the other...

31.08.17 | Refugee Stories

Tesmay’s Story

I took this photo in Calais on a nightly food drop to an area where a large amount of...

15.06.17 | Refugee Stories

Dunkerque Refugees Living in Woods

This is a three month old baby that I met today living in the woods near to Dunkerque with...

25.05.17 | Refugee Stories

Naz’s Story

Written by a brilliant returning volunteer, Sophie: This is Naz, one of 8 children and their families we visited...

04.05.17 | Refugee Stories

Sarah’s Story

“My name is Sannah and I am from Eritrea. I want to go to England because it is a...

12.04.17 | Refugee Stories

Tesafe’s Story

‘The Calais Jungle and the volunteers saved me, without them I would have given up, life was too hard,...

23.03.17 | Refugee Stories

Samir’s Tragic Story

Samir, 17, thought he was finally about to reach the UK. Now he’s dead. The boys bowed their heads as...

25.01.17 | News

Kamal Adam

We met this young man just after the Jungle was closed and he moved to a CAO, we stayed...

16.12.16 | Refugee Stories

A refugees account of the Calais Detention Centre

Our volunteers visit the Calais detention centre on a daily basis to check in with the refugees who are...

14.11.16 | Refugee Stories

Yousif’s Story

As a volunteer in Calais, people often ask me Why do refugees want to come to the UK, aren’t...

30.09.16 | Refugee Stories

The refugees we couldn’t do without

Over the last five months our Care4Calais building team would never have achieved so much without the help of...

29.08.16 | News

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