That they connect to a life free from gender-based violence and conflict.

That they connect with the support needed to make a safe life a reality.

Refugee Women Connect, previously known as MRANG, is a women-only charity set up to support women asylum-seekers, refugees and survivors of trafficking. We work together to build a safe life in the UK for all women in the asylum seeker and refugee community.

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So far in 2018, we have supported and connected 523 refugee women to work towards a safer future.

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News & Blog

  • All the doors are shut

    We must work together to start saying yes to refugee women. Whether it is helping to change the public perception or giving a donation to support refugee projects, you can help too. We are asking our supporters to help open doors for refugee women so that they can overcome the barriers that are preventing them from having a safe life in the UK... Read more

  • The Early Action Charter

    Refugee Women Connect is excited to announce our participation in the Early Action Charter for People Seeking Asylum Programme, a three-year partnership between frontline organisations, that has received over £850,000 of National Lottery funding from the Big Lottery Fund, the UK’s largest funder of community activity... Read more

  • Name change news

    Refugee Women Connect started life as ‘MRANG’ (Merseyside Refugee and Asylum Seekers Pre and Post Natal Support Group). MRANG was established as a registered charity in 2004 to meet the unaddressed needs of women asylum seekers in Liverpool, with a focus at that time on offering emotional and practical support to pre & post-natal women asylum seekers... Read more