News Articles


June 5, 2017 - In Case Studies, News Articles, Volunteers

“Ruth is a befriender at NAT. She has been volunteering with us for four years and she is currently doing a PhD on children’s rights and refugees and asylum law after doing a Master in Human Rights Law.  Ruth’s volunteering consists of making sure her befriendee (a refugee or asylum seeker supported by the befriender)… Continue reading VOLUNTEER CASE STUDY- Ruth Brittle.


June 2, 2017 - In Case Studies, News Articles, Volunteers

Mirriam volunteers with us at the Soul Food Café and bakes cakes for different events. She also helps us to raise awareness of homelessness and destitution among asylum seekers and refugees by giving speeches and attending public discussions. Mirriam got involved with Arimathea when she moved into NAT accommodation “I was a client, an asylum seeker”,… Continue reading VOLUNTEER CASE STUDY- Mirriam.


June 1, 2017 - In Case Studies, News Articles, Volunteers

  Glenis runs English classes ones a week at Arimathea Trust. She plays an essential role in integrating refugees and asylum seekers into the society by teaching them the national language, enabling them to feel more confident, and making them able to speak for themselves and meet people.  We are so grateful for the work that Glenis has done… Continue reading VOLUNTEER CASE STUDY- Glenis.


June 1, 2017 - In Case Studies, News Articles, Volunteers

Jeffer Garib is an Arabic and Kurdish interpreter at Arimathea Trust. He has a major role in making refugees and asylum seekers feel more secure and confident as they do not feel the language barrier anymore. We are so grateful for the work that Jeffer has done for us as it has enabled our residents… Continue reading VOLUNTEER CASE STUDY – Jeffer Garib.

Recruitment of a Housing Manager

February 13, 2017 - In Housing, News Articles, Staff

Nottingham Arimathea Trust is looking for a committed and hardworking Housing Manager to join the small staff team, who can help the trust meet its legal responsibilities at an exciting time in our development as we seek to expand our housing stock. Starting Salary is £25955 pro rata, based on an initial working week of… Continue reading Recruitment of a Housing Manager.

West African Cultural Celebration

November 14, 2016 - In Celebrations, Events, Fundraising, News Articles

NAT is happy to announce that Friday 25 November 2016 will be an exciting day to celebrate the West African Culture. There will be food and music from Gambia, Sierra Leonne and other countries of West Africa. Staff and some of the residents of NAT, together with volunteers from the community, will be involved in… Continue reading West African Cultural Celebration.

Big Give Christmas Challenge 2016

November 14, 2016 - In Events, Fundraising, News Articles, Uncategorized

This year we are going to be involved in the 6th year running of the Big Give Christmas Challenge where donations paid online through our URL at from 12pm on 29th November, 1st and 2nd December have a chance to be matched by our own pledgers and a charity champion fund. This means if… Continue reading Big Give Christmas Challenge 2016.

Diwali Celebrations- Leicester 2016

November 11, 2016 - In Celebrations, Events, News Articles

On the 27 October 2016, Nottingham Arimathea Trust staff were thrilled to attend the Diwali Celebrations, in Leicester, together with some of the residents of Arimathea trust. This was a chance to see this ancient festival, which is celebrated by Sikhs, Hindus and Jains all over the world, and experience the vibe in it. It… Continue reading Diwali Celebrations- Leicester 2016.

NAT welcomes Charlie-Anne and Vuyiswa, student Social Workers to the team

November 10, 2016 - In News Articles, Staff, Uncategorized

Charlie-Anne and Vuyiswa have joined the NAT support team from University of Derby under the Social Work undergraduate degree programme. They will be on placement with the trust for four months and will be providing direct support to NAT residents during this time. They will also be assisting in updating records for the service users… Continue reading NAT welcomes Charlie-Anne and Vuyiswa, student Social Workers to the team.

NAT welcomes Bridie

September 23, 2016 - In Case Studies, News Articles, Staff, Uncategorized

Arimathea welcomes Bridie, a Social Work student. Bridie is from University of Derby  and will be with the organisation for the next 22 weeks. She will be providing direct support work to NAT residents, ensuring their needs are met  and will be assisting in updating the residents records. We have had students on placement from… Continue reading NAT welcomes Bridie.