About Us

Brass is registered with the Office of Immigration Services Commissioner to provide level 1 advice in the following categories:
Basic Asylum Entry Clearance Leave to enter or remain Citizenship.
We also assist our eligible service users to apply for the 1951 Refugee Convention Travel Document.

We offer: 
• Specialized advice on immigration and asylum, citizenship and rights under the law.
• Support and information to access public services e.g. Health, Housing, statutory agencies etc. 
• English classes with trained ESOL tutors and volunteers.
• Workshops to promote understanding of UK life, rights and responsibilities and community participation.
• Opportunities, training and support to develop skills as peer supporters and volunteers.
• Means to reduce isolation by promoting well-being through creative, fitness, healthy eating, group activities and drop in befriending services.
• Signposting to appropriate agencies and organisations, locally and nationally.

Who Are We

BRASS is a charity based in Bolton.
We were set up in 2001 with the purpose of supporting refugees and asylum seekers living in the borough.

Contact Us

The Park Lodge
Green Lane,
Great Lever
Tel: (+44) 01204 397 152
Fax: (+44) 0161 880 2574
Email:  admin@brass-bolton.org.uk

Registered Charity Number: 1151557

Company Number: 08318232