Welcome to Tower Hamlets Project
LBTH (London Borough of Tower Hamlets) was recently successful in receiving the Controlling Migration Fund (CMF) from the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government (MHCLG) and is in the process of commissioning a series ESOL, volunteering and engagement activities to support social integration of new migrants* and enable them to engage appropriately with a range of public services.
This means that the Council will be offering a range of additional activities for migrants including:
- A Welcome to Tower Hamlets printed resources with useful information about where and how to access public services
- Free English classes and conversation clubs to for people whose first language is not English
- New volunteering opportunities to help migrants get involved with their community or get a job.
*Definition of migrants in the context of this procurement:
Migrant must include but not be limited to nationals from Bangladesh, Lithuania, Poland, China, Brazil Spain and Italy, who are resident in Tower Hamlets and have been in the UK for less than 10 years.