To find support with homelessness or the risk of being homeless you can visit our dedicated advice pages.
Help for Ukraine
There are 2 government schemes for those forced to escape Ukraine.
Homes for Ukraine
This scheme allows people to flee to the UK from Ukraine. Anyone settled in the UK can offer help. This includes:
- community groups
You can see full details and register your interest on the government's Homes for Ukraine page.
Ukraine Family Scheme
The Ukraine family scheme allows family members of British nationals, UK settled persons and certain others to come to or stay in the UK. Full details can be found on the government’s Ukrainian Family Scheme website.
If you're outside of the UK
You can apply to the Ukrainian Family Scheme.
For help and advice, you can call the free helpline on +44 (0)808 164 8810. If you cannot contact 0808 numbers please call +44 (0)1753 907 510.
Both helplines are open 24 hours a day.
You can also visit Kent County Council’s support for Ukrainian nationals website.
Afghan Resettlement Scheme
Further information and guidance on the Afghan Citizens Resettlement Scheme can be found on the government guidance pages.
You can contact our customer services for general enquiries on 01622 602 750
Kent County Council also have a helpline for enquiries. You can contact them by calling 03000 412424