ASSIST Sheffield

Challenging asylum destitution

'Arrivals: Making Sheffield Home' Exhibition, Weston Park Museum, 24 Sept to 12 Feb

Saturday 24 September 2016 – Sunday 12 February 2017 at Weston Park Museum
Arrivals: Making Sheffield Home celebrates the remarkable stories of Sheffield residents who have travelled from across the globe to make a home in the city.

Don’t miss this wonderful exhibition by photographer Jeremy Abrahams, ASSIST volunteer and supporter.

A unique tribute to Sheffield’s richly diverse population, this powerful series of portraits documents the experiences of people who arrived in the city from overseas between 1945 and the present day. The images are accompanied by a range of moving personal stories, from bravery and triumph to love and loss.