About Breaking Barriers
We believe that every refugee in London can fulfill their potential and integrate into their new home through employment that matches their skills, experience, and aspirations.
Breaking Barriers is a charity whose mission is to help refugees in London acquire the knowledge, confidence and experience to get stable, fulfilling employment. We give a central role to businesses, involving them directly in finding employment solutions and providing the support that gets refugees into work.
Our values underpin everything that we do at Breaking Barriers; and our organisation strives to be Collaborative, Welcoming, Enterprising and Mission-led
At Breaking Barriers, we offer a unique approach to helping refugees in London find meaningful employment and thus rebuild their lives and integrate into their new home.
What We Do
Breaking Barriers enables refugees in London to acquire the knowledge, confidence, and experience they need to secure stable and fulfilling employment. We offer bespoke, intensive and flexible employment support to assist individual integration journeys and create more fulfilling lives.
How We Do It
To achieve our vision, we give a central role to businesses, involving them directly in finding employment solutions for refugees. We partner directly with businesses who provide work experience placements and deliver skills-based workshops for refugees to gain vital work experience and develop the skills they need to secure long-term employment.
Integral to our work are partnerships with businesses, together developing long-term, sustainable solutions to the issue of refugee resettlement.