Migrant Young People and SAAS

Thanks to our JustRight intern, Niamh Grahame, for writing this blog. Starting university can be a stressful time for any young person. This stress is often amplified for migrant young people in Scotland. Contrary to popular belief, migrants (including asylum seekers) are not barred from accessing UK universities. The key...

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New Collaborations for Children!

We have recently been awarded a grant of funding from Unbound Philanthropy for JustRight for Refugee Children to establish two new collaborations! Unbound Philanthropy is a private grant-making foundation that works to ensure that migrants and refugees are treated with respect and engage with their new communities.   JustRight for...

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Scottish Family Reunion Legal Service

  From 1 August 2017, JustRight Scotland has been funded by Unbound Philanthropy to deliver a Scottish Family Reunion Legal Service in collaboration with the British Red Cross.   Unbound Philanthropy is a private grant-making foundation that works in the UK and the US to ensure that migrants and refugees are...

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Social Justice in Scotland: LEF Funding

We are delighted to announce that the Legal Education Foundation is funding JustRight Scotland over the next 2 years to develop our cross-sector collaborative social model.  This exciting award provides a basis for new collaborative projects to come on board! The Legal Education Foundations’s charitable purpose is “to promote the...

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FirstPort Funding

We are delighted to announce that our Director, Kirsty Thomson, has been awarded a grant from the Scottish Government’s Social Entrepreneurs Fund (SEF) delivered by FirstPort .  The fund looks for individuals seeking to create a long-term solution to a social issue, and with a robust business focus. SEF provides real opportunities...

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