Host appeal

We urgently need more Wrexham residents to sponsor a Ukrainian person or family, who have already arrived through the Homes for Ukraine scheme, to live with them in their home or in a separate property. £500 per month is paid to hosts as a ‘thank you’ payment.

To find out more, email

Wrexham County Borough has a long and proud history of welcoming refugees and others seeking sanctuary from conflict or persecution.

At Wrexham Council we are working hard to ensure new arrivals from Ukraine have the support and help needed.

If you’ve recently arrived in Wrexham, welcome. If you have any issues or concerns, please email us at

Guidance for Ukrainian nationals

Before you travel to Wales and the UK

When you arrive in Wales

You can call the free helpline between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday on 0808 175 1508 or on +44 (0)204 542 5671.

When you arrive in Wrexham

If you have recently arrived here from Ukraine, welcome to Wrexham. 

Whichever Government Ukraine Visa Scheme you have arrived through we can help.  

For more information about accessing local services and the local support we offer to new arrivals please email

How to help Ukrainian nationals

We are very grateful to the many local people, communities and organisations that have already generously offered to provide help and support for people from Ukraine.

If you have space to sponsor someone in your own home, a separate home, or even if you have a property that you wish to rent out we are keen to hear from you, please get in touch at

How to help other people seeking sanctuary

Find out how you can welcome someone seeking sanctuary through the UK Resettlement Scheme or Afghan Citizens Resettlement Scheme via Reset: Community Sponsorship (external link).

Find out about hosting sanctuary seekers in your area through organisations such as Housing Justice Cymru (external link).

Guidance for hosts/sponsors

In Wrexham each sponsor and the person/people that they are hosting will be assigned their own caseworker.  

For more information about the support that will be offered and the local process please email: