Changing attitudes to, and improving the lives of, ex-detainees and migrant communities

Samphire is an independent charity based in Dover that supports ex-detainees nationwide and works with local communities to dispel misconceptions about migration and build strong diverse localities.

Samphire’s Ex-Detainee Project:

  • Supports migrants once they are released into the community
  • Operates a telephone helpline to assist ex-detainees

Samphire’s Community Engagement & Awareness Raising Project:

  • Helps dispel myths about migration and detention.
  • Runs events to engage people positively with migration and multiculturalism.
  • Publishes a blog and runs social media accounts to spread amplify migrants voices, raise awareness of the true facts about migration and advocate for migrant rights.