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      All residents of Oxfordshire, and local groups and organisations, are welcome to join Oxford City of Sanctuary. We are a not-for-profit co-operative Community Benefit Society. You can download a membership form by clicking here.

Members are invited to attend regular Oxford City of Sanctuary meetings, which will usually be on the last Tuesday or Thursday of each month.

We have returned to meeting in person.

The venue for our regular meetings is: Oxford Town Hall, St. Aldate’s, Oxford, OX1 1BX.

Please contact the Oxford CofS Secretary at [email protected] if you’d like to attend a meeting.

We are part of the national City of Sanctuary network and subscribe to the City of Sanctuary Charter, which you can see here:

Our values
We share the 10 values that all co-ops are based on:

  • Caring for others
  • Democracy
  • Equity
  • Equality
  • Honesty
  • Openness
  • Self help
  • Self responsibility
  • Social responsibility
  • Solidarity

Oxford City of Sanctuary, 8 St. Omer Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 3HB

We are a co-operative Community Benefit Society dedicated to empowering migrants and refugees. Registered in England as a registered society under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014. Reg No. 8136.

You can learn more about the co-operative business model here: