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How to get a health care cover in the European Economic Area?

Did you know that You may be able to get health care cover from the UK for you and your dependants if you are resident in another country in the European Economic Area (EEA), and are liable to pay UK National Insurance contributions? Or your dependants may have the right to health care cover from the UK if they are living in another EEA country and you are liable to pay UK National Insurance contributions.

Food banks

More and more people in the United Kingdom use food banks. On the one hand, it shows the ever widening gap between the rich and the poor, on the other, the solidarity of common people, who want to help others, the ones in need.

How do you enjoy wildlife?

I am keen to find out whether there are Polish families or couples in Somerset who are Somerset Wildlife Trust members?

This year I am writing feature articles for the Somerset Wildlife Trust’s (SWT) membership magazine, Somerset Wildlife and want the features to appeal to all members. I am keen to hear from you if you are an SWT member yourself and how you like to enjoy nature here in Somerset.

Public meeting on Brexit for EU nationals with Mayor Marvin Rees - Bristol

Are you an EU national living in Bristol? Join us in the recently refurbished City Hall at this public meeting for EU citizens and ask your questions about what Brexit means to Bristol and what you can do to have your say! The meeting will be held on Thursday, October 27, 2016.

Trigger Point Awareness - identify potential fire risks

Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service offers FREE Trigger Point Awareness to those who visit people in their own home. Is this something you would like to explore?

The benefits of applying for Permanent Residence as an EEA National after UK’s referendum on EU membership!

As the political decision on Britain’s membership of the European Union and immigration continues to be hotly debated, free movement rights of European migrants are being placed at risk. If you need our support to complete forms please contact us on 03000 075 0105, 07868723419 or e-mail us at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Legal and benefits advice

Diversity Voice offers a range of advice to migrants including benefits advice, Social Housing advice, Habitual Residency Test (HRT) support and Right to Reside (R2R) help.

Our website: http://www.diversityvoice.com/en/information/legal-advice.html contains information and links to downloadable useful forms for non UK nationals and benefits forms.

Translation and Interpreting Services

We are delighted to inform everyone that Diversity Voice has been awarded a contract for Translation and Interpreting Services and Community Engagement from Somerset County Council. Diversity Voice scored 91.6% during the tender process, which was the best result. The contract has been offered for 4 years.

Early Years grant opportunity

Diversity Voice is delighted to announce the opening of a grant opportunity for funding diversity events in Somerset Early Years settings for the financial year 2016/2017. The Somerset County Council Early Years Subgroup of Schools Forum has agreed to provide funding of up to £200 per setting for a diversity event.

Why do we need British passport and how to get one?

Situation forces us to realize that nothing about us without us. We do not have political rights to vote in 23 June 2016 for Brexit referendum. What is more we do not have rights to decide about issues related to us in a country we live for a long time. Without political rights we have to be aware no one will claim for our minority.