Churches working together in Louth to welcome refugees to the UK

refugees

The Facts

  • 65.3 million people around the world have been forced from home. Among them are nearly 21.3 million refugees, over half of whom are under the age of 18. Source: Global Trends 2015

 

  • Nearly 34,000 people are forcibly displaced every day as a result of conflict or persecution. Source: Global Trends 2015
    War has driven 50 million children globally out of school. Source: RSN

 

  • 10,000 child refugees have gone missing across Europe since registering with state authorities. Source: EU’s criminal intelligence agency Europol

 

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Appeals

We hold appeals throughout the year for different items such as clothing and Smiley Bags for Children.

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Who Are We?

Louth Churches For Refugees is a part of Churches Together Louth and District and partnered with the Church Response For Refugees. We are campaigning to help all refugees in need. Find out more about our group.

What You Can Do?

As a group we seek to encourage members of churches in Louth to work together to respond to the situation caused by conflict in Syria-Iraq.  This calls on each church and church member to Pray, Act and Give in ways that they are able.