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Greater Manchester Immigration Aid Unit

UN SDGs
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No Poverty
Decent Work & Economic Growth
Reduced Inequalities
What it does
    Advice casework representation for people subject to immigration control. Support groups affected by immigration control e.g. the destitute, women, unaccompanied children/young people. Raising awareness, improving understanding and practice, providing training, workshops, and events. Work with others to secure/develop advice provision Campaign to support people under threat of deportation.
Who works here
  • 29 employees and 35 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • People With Disabilities
  • Other Defined Groups
Sector(s) covered
  • Other Charitable Purposes
Where it operates
  • Rochdale, Wigan, Manchester City, Tameside, Stockport, Trafford, Salford City, Bolton, Bury, Oldham
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1123908
  • First registered on 29/04/2008
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Filed on Employees Volunteers
31/03/2018 £937,826 £937,360 £466 5 09/01/2019 29 35
31/03/2017 £937,720 £908,399 £29,321 £505,261 5 29/01/2018 29 26
31/03/2016 £757,272 £732,641 £24,631 £475,940 6 31/01/2017 23 25
31/03/2015 £627,354 £602,115 £25,239 £451,309 6 22/01/2016 21 25
31/03/2014 £572,974 £576,015 -£3,041 £426,070 6 26/01/2015 14 10
31/03/2013 £500,393 £523,583 -£23,190 £429,111 7 30/01/2014 14 20
31/03/2012 £533,862 £452,718 £81,144 £452,301 8 14/12/2012 13 0
31/03/2011 £538,525 £440,496 £98,029 £371,157 6 24/01/2012 13 0
31/03/2010 £621,176 £503,559 £117,617 £273,128 3 09/12/2010 13 12
31/03/2009 £494,541 £489,260 £5,281 09/12/2009
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 7 grant making charities totalling £439,186

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£20,000
31/01/2018
Garfield Weston Foundation Asylum Support Housing Advice
£71,489
25/09/2017
Lloyds Bank Foundation The charity delivers much needed social care support alongside its legal casework service supporting asylum seekers and refugees as they transition through the immigration process.
£73,800
30/11/2016
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' running costs of a project in Manchester providing support to refused asylum seekers
£35,000
31/08/2015
Tudor Trust over one year towards the salary of a development worker to support the set up of the new Greater Manchester Law Centre and help devise a new sustainable model for its work
£117,408
31/08/2015
Comic Relief Somewhere To Go
£25,000
31/05/2015
AB Charitable Trust £25,000 towards Asylum Support Housing Advice (ASHA) project
£71,489
12/11/2014
Lloyds Bank Foundation The charity delivers much needed social care support alongside its legal casework service supporting asylum seekers and refugees as they transition through the immigration process.
£15,000
30/09/2014
AB Charitable Trust £15,000 towards core costs
£10,000
30/07/2014
National Lottery Not Available
How effective is it?
Outputs Outcomes
01/04/2016-31/03/2017
839 Cases taken on440 Cases given leave to remain
Documents
Impact Report Research report Download Document
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Governance
Trustees (7)
  • Ian Keith Wait
  • Justin Nsengiyumva
  • Mala Susan Wainwright
  • Nigel Rose
  • Pamela Flynn
  • Robert John Halfpenny
  • Steven Errol Grant

Objectives

TO ADVANCE EDUCATION AND RELIEVE FINANCIAL HARDSHIP AMONGST IMMIGRANTS AND THOSE SEEKING ASYLUM PARTICULARLY BY THE PROVISION LEGAL AND OTHER SERVICES