FILIPE ALMEIDA – Assistant Cross-Cultural Family and Kids Worker

Filipe is from Brazil and arrived in Luton in September 2019 to join our staff for two years. His main focus is to serve, grow in relationships and help in some way with integration and emotional care especially with refugees. Filipe also visits immigrant families from Asian or Arab countries and serves with our youth and children’s work.
Filipe previously served for 2 and a half years refugees in Brazil, coordinating volunteers, developing activities with children and as a psychologist. He has also participated in several short term projects supporting local communities in different countries. Filipe loves cycling, listening to birdsong and learning from the challenges of life.