Welcome to Wakefield! If you are visiting us as an asylum-seeker we want to welcome you to our city. To help you in your time here we have many activities we would like to welcome you to.

Holiday opening times from December 2019

During this time of special holidays we will not be open at the usual times and days. Please see this list of opening times

A typical week.

Monday – The conversation Cafe at St. John’s Church is open from 10:00am – 12:00pm

Monday – Our clothing Store is open for donations from 1pm – 3pm

Tuesday – WE have a Drop-in and Welcome Cafe at St Michaels Church Hall, runs from 1pm – 3pm.

Wednesday – Asylum Seekers and Refugees Signposting Drop-in at the Quaker Meeting House is open from 10am – 12pm

Wednesday – Our Peer Support Group runs at Studio 3, The Art House from 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Thursday morning – Our St. Michael’s Drop-in and Welcome Cafe runs from 10:00am – 12:00pm

Thursday afternoon – St. Michael’s Drop-in and Welcome Cafe runs from 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Thursday afternoon – Our Creative Crafts session runs from 1:00pm – 2:30pm in Studio 3 at the Art House.

Fridays – Our Clothing store is open for donations from 10:30am – 2:30pm

(winter day to be announced)The Sanctuary Garden at Sparable Lane Allotments runs from 2:00pm.

See the pages below or on the right hand side to learn more about each activity

City of Sanctuary UK Information