Manchester Refugee Support Network (MRSN) is a grass-roots organisation directly managed by refugee communities, based in Manchester. For over 22 years, we have been providing practical support to those fleeing persecution, conflict, and various forms of injustice and abuse


  • Meet the needs of asylum seekers and refugees in Manchester
  • Advance the education and training of refugees and asylum seekers
  • Strengthening the influence and involvement of refugees in shaping the decisions and processes that affect their lives life in Manchester
  • Positively influence perceptions of asylum and refugees in Manchester
  • Support and promote the physical and mental health of refugees and asylum seekers
  • Build strong and independent refugee community organisations,
  • Develop the skills of community leaders

At MRSN, we help refugees and asylum seekers to get the basic support they need to live again with dignity. Then we help them build safe, happy and productive lives in the UK.