Activities at Borderlands

Weekly schedule of activities for Refugees and Asylum Seekers at the Tolentino Hall

The Tolentino Hall is next to the Assisi Centre and the St Nicholas of Tolentino Church on the Stapleton Road in Lawford’s Gate.

Monday Drop-in, Tolentino Hall
Mondays, 9.30am to 12noon
For people with immigration problems, asylum seekers and refugees.
English language classes (ESOL); free hot drinks and a lunch of sandwiches, salads and snacks.

Tuesday Drop-in, at the Tolentino Hall
Tuesdays, 9.30am to 3pm
For people with immigration problems, asylum seekers and refugees.
English language classes (ESOL); art and crafts; table tennis; free crafts; table tennis; hot drinks and hot lunch.
We regularly distribute bags of donated groceries (canned & dried food).
We offer a ‘form-filling’ service to enable members to respond to letters and forms written in English.
We regularly invite other agencies attend the Drop-in to help members including The Haven (medical support); Red Cross (access to benefits and contact with family overseas); and Albany Solicitors who provide free immigration and asylum advice to members.
There are also free Acupuncture sessions for members.