Our name comes from the sprawling cotton tree that stands at the heart of Freetown, Sierra Leone. Read more
Who are you? Name? Date of birth? Country of origin? At the end of the interview, you might receive a transcript: me, my life, my totality, neatly summarised in boxes. Read more
The Cotton Tree Trust was founded in October 2016 to provide support and assistance to refugees and asylum seekers in the United Kingdom. Read more
Overcome legal obstacles
How can I keep my surprised feelings living?
Education and training have an important part to play in helping many members to gain fulfilment and security.
On a wet day in London, Cotton Tree members met at the wonderful Studio Upstairs in Dalston to delve into the art of painting. Read more
Sculpture Salon in Rye, East Sussex, has generously donated a collection of women's products to the Cotton Tree. Read more