Lucy Gregg, Policy Officer

Lucy Gregg
Lucy supports our work on asylum and immigration policy, focusing on unaccompanied asylum-seeking children, victims of trafficking and refugee and migrant families.
Young boy staring straight ahead

Separated children need more than a temporary fix

Separated migrant children too often lack a permanent solution in difficult circumstances.

28 Aug 2015
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A dark day for families fleeing war and persecution

Drastic cuts to support for asylum seekers are forcing families to live on just £5 a day.

10 Aug 2015
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Thousands of children cut off from justice

Our new report reveals that since removing legal aid access for immigration cases, many children are being forced to resolve their immigration issues on their own or are avoiding the issues altogether.

17 Jul 2015
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10,000 children seeking safety from war and persecution are being pushed into poverty

Low asylum support levels - how will the Chancellor respond in this year’s budget?

16 Mar 2015
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Crucial opportunity missed to lift refugee children out of poverty

The government has failed to increase asylum support rates, leaving over 10,000 asylum-seeking children in poverty.

12 Aug 2014
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First ever guidance promises better support for unaccompanied children

New government guidance is the first of its kind, and a crucial step forward for some of the most vulnerable children

5 Aug 2014