Help families survive this winter


This coming winter will be very challenging for millions of people forced to flee their homes around the world.


Many refugees and displaced families will have to face winter struggling to keep warm. 

We need to act now, before it's too late. Your donation can help keep refugees safe and warm this winter. 


Help now

US$ 1500 

could help to insulate a home in Ukraine 

US$ 265 

could provide winter cash assistance to a displaced family in Afghanistan to help them buy heating fuel and winter clothes 

US$ 76 

could provide an electrical heating appliance to a family in Ukraine to keep their home warm 

(image © UNHCR/Houssam Hariri)

Around UNHCR

Seeking safety at the United States-Mexico border

Narrated by UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Ben Stiller and UNHCR high profile supporter Mindy Kaling, an animated series looks at the rights of people forced to flee and the responsibility we all have to protect them.

Stories from the United States

Hear stories of refugees and the communities that welcome them​.

U.S. Asylum Resources

Review resources that can assist asylum seekers and attorneys representing them in the United States.

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency - Students attending a workshop on Berlin, chatting to each other and checking their phones during break.

Information for refugees, asylum-seekers and stateless persons

Visit our Help site to find information about asylum procedures, your rights and duties and many more topics.