Mission Statement

CAY exists to protect the rights of those seeking asylum, new refugees and other vulnerable migrants.

CAY acknowledges that these people are particularly vulnerable because of their lack of experience of the system in the UK and need assistance in accessing their human rights

CAY aims to ensure its clients receive the legal, medical and other advice and support to which they are entitled

CAY will do everything in its power to support individuals to stay within the law and pursue their claims for leave to remain in the UK

CAY challenges hostility to and discrimination against the asylum community

CAY aims to promote inclusion, welcome and integration with the local community

CAY promotes an ethos of empowerment and the building of self-esteem within and across communities in the UK

Our objects are listed here: