Restore organises day trips for refugee and asylum seeker families during school holidays, which offer recreational activities that many parents could not afford, give opportunity for families to get out of inner city Birmingham and build new friendships and support networks. This reduces the isolation of children and parents, promotes their mental and physical well-being and enhances socialisation.
In 2016 family events included:
In 2017 we will facilitate 4 or 5 activities – in February half-term, May and the summer holidays.
The Restore Parent and Toddler Group meets near Five Ways (Ladywood) once every two weeks in school term-time for refugee and asylum seeking families with pre-school children.