Please pray for the whole situation. This must be our first response as Christians. You can still watch the diocesan prayer service on YouTube here which has testimonies from the church wardens in Kyiv and a reflection from the chaplain in Moscow. It is heartfelt, informative and moving. Do take the time to look and use it to continue praying.
Ways to help and work with other organisations that are marshalling help are detailed below.
For 2 years the Ukraine café met in St Paul's Church centre to provide for refugees arriving locally. As time has gone by people have found jobs, or entered education and needs have changed, so the café closed its doors in January 2024
Many thanks to all volunteers.
Here are a few of the many ways which you can choose to support those affected by the situation in Ukraine. Serve the city and Community kitchen also support other people in need.
Aid in western Ukraine
TearFund Belgium has an appeal together with partners, to provide temporary shelter, food, medical and trauma care where they are already working on the ground in Ternopil in western Ukraine. They are appealing for prayer and financial aid. You can find more information and the bank details for financial aid is available here.