The Children's Society in Oxford provides a range of services for refugees, asylum seekers and new migrants. 

Our work with young people is covered by a number of programmes. 

Programme Manager

Chloe Grant:

Service Manager

Carolynn Low:

Orientation Programme

A four week orientation and induction programme for newly arrived unaccompanied minors in Oxfordshire aged 13-17 years old. It provides English lessons and information sessions about topics including: the law, the asylum process, the education system, internet safety, sexual health and emotional health as well as an orientation to Oxford city centre. 

Project Worker

Charlotta Nuboer-Cope:

Inclusion Matters - Education and Advocacy Service

The education and advocacy service provides support to young people at the City of Oxford College, providing advocacy, advice and practical help with a range of issues through a drop-in service based at the college. The service works with young refugees and migrants who are aged 16-19 years old.

Project Worker

 Johanna (Jo) Huyg:

Therapeutic service

A school-based mental health service at schools and City of Oxford College, through a mix of consultation and direct therapeutic work with refugee, asylum-seeking, and new migrant students. Trained therapists provide support through individual, group and family work.  


Judith Rassmann: and Alex Barratt:

Young Men’s Project

This is a project working with boys and young men focussing on healthy relationships, taking risks and making safe choices.  This is through a combination of group and individual work.

Project Worker

Jonathan (Jonny) Wild:

Support with legal and immigration issues (My Rights, My Future)

This service provides support to asylum seekers and migrants with their legal issues, especially asylum claims and age disputes. Project activities include: delivering court preparation sessions, writing support letters, attending solicitor meetings and occasionally attending court hearings.

Project Worker

Charlotta Nuboer-Cope:


New Road Baptist Church, Hinton Hall, Bonn Square
Oxford OX1 1LQ
United Kingdom
Phone 01865 721799
51° 45' 5.8068" N, 1° 15' 37.0728" W