The Persian LGBT Advisory Service is a not-for-profit organisation which is run from Birmingham (UK) and provides free advice, support and representation to Persian speaking asylum seekers and refugees who have come to live in the UK.


The organisation provides a range of services and assists with everything from form filling and sourcing suitable courses of education for clients to assisting in securing housing and liaising with Government departments to safeguard the provision of statutory services.

If you are:

  • Interested in the needs of asylum seekers and refugees in the UK
  • Experienced in or interested in equality, human rights, the law, politics, health or social justice
  • Able and wiling to commit to regular monthly meetings of the organisation
  • Over the age of 18 and live in or near Birmingham

Then we would love to hear from you!

Please visit www.persianlgbt.org.uk for more information about the work of the organisation and contact Manni on mshirali@persianlgbt.org.uk to register your interest in joining the board.