MEAD is the Minority Communities Hub of Perth & Kinross Association of Voluntary Service. They are co-ordinating the local response and welcome for Syrian Refugees in Perth & Kinross and work with voluntary groups and statutory agencies.
If you would like to find out more or make an offer of support, please contact the MEAD team.
Perth & Kinross Council have a community advice page on refugee support on their website.
Perth Solidarity with Calais Refugees is a voluntary group organised through Facebook. They also support work with refugees in other parts of Europe and the Middle East.
Comrie Solidarity with Refugees is a voluntary group organised through Facebook as a place where the residents of Comrie can show their moral and practical support for refugees fleeing conflict and persecution.
News from Perth & Kinross
20 June 2016 Courier – Perth singer Katie Whittaker launches single in aid of refugees
14 April 2016 Daily Record – story from a volunteer recently returned from Calais
29 September 2015 Daily Record – story about P&K Council staff holding a day of action to collect items for refugees