Kirkby Lonsdale Area Ukraine Network

Support in Kirkby Lonsdale:

Food Support
The KL Community Cupboard is happy to give extra food support to those hosting Ukrainians! Just click here to sign up or ask for further info by emailing

Activities for Children
The Scouts is an international community that has several age groups ranging from Beavers (age 6 – 8), Cubs (age 8 – 10 1/2), Scouts (age 10 1/2 – 14), Explorers (age 14 – 18). The 1st Kirkby Lonsdale Scouts are happy to welcome new Ukrainian children into their activities, sign up by clicking here.


Additional Resources:

Red Cross Services and support, some information in Ukrainian
Barnardo’s Ukrainian Support Helpline Advice and practical support
NHS Health Publications Put Ukrainian in the search box for a full list of leaflets in Ukrainian
Vita Safe Refuge has links to many useful resources for Ukrainian refugees and their hosts
Cumbria County Council Support for Ukrainians
Solace e-learning for anyone who’d like to better support the emotional wellbeing of people seeking asylum in the UK
Solace E-Learning aimed at MENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONERS and provides knowledge of the therapeutic issues refugees may bring.

Rapid Read Information Sheet offering guidance on the Health and Safeguarding of Refugees and People Seeking Asylum in the UK.