Temporary accommodation for homeless asylum seekers, refugees, vulnerable migrants
Monday - Thursday
Eligibility & Referral
See our website for a full list of eligibility (link below)
We match homeless asylum seekers, refugees, and vulnerable migrants to generous people in the community with spare rooms. Here they can stay, rent free, for a set time.
Sanctuary Hosting works throughout the Thames Valley, in Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, and Berkshire.
- Accommodation in private homes
- The hosts voluntarily offer use of a spare room
- No cost
- Finite agreed period of time
- Full list of eligibility criteria can be found on the Sanctuary Hosting website
Key functions & activities offered
- Practicalities vary in line with the wishes of the host and guest - eg arrangements for meals (all placements have access to cooking facilities)
- Guests connected with volunteer support worker to help access English lessons, activities, volunteering, etc
- Small subsistence/travel costs may be offered