East Renfrewshire Council is co-ordinating with neighbouring local authority areas Renfrewshire and Inverclyde concerning the resettlement and integration of refugees. The Renfrewshire Refugee Support Group is chaired by the Bishop John Keenan of the Diocese of Paisley.
Voluntary Action East Renfrewshire is the local Third Sector Interface. If you are interested in volunteering or finding out more about opportunities to link up locally, visit the VA-ER website.
To support inter-faith and inter-cultural dialogue in East Renfrewshire, please contact the Faith Forum by emailing Farkhandra Chaudry or keep an eye on the East Renfrewshire page of Interfaith Scotland.
News from East Renfrewshire
3 November 2015 The National – article about volunteers returning to East Renfrewshire after delivering aid to Calais