Asylum policy guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to decide applications for asylum support from asylum seekers who have a need for additional support /care due to age, illness or disability.
The report examines the government’s response to the Shaw Review. It assess’ what impact this has had in practice. The report looks in detail at healthcare, caseworking, safer detention, oversight and staff culture, and alternatives to detention. The report also includes a
Report of an independent review by Stephen Shaw that was commissioned on behalf of the Home Secretary to examine Home Office policies and operating procedures that affect the welfare of immigration detainees. It also includes a list of recommendations to