First steps for hosts

Family and Home

Consider your home and your family.

  • Are you calm, flexible, patient, and empathetic?
  • Can you offer your guest a warm welcome and ideally, some private space?

Read more in this document by the Association of Family Therapy add AFT link


Once you are comfortable, proceed to register for Holmes for Ukraine clicking the button below

OASISS Hosting

For those living in or near to The Shelfords, or Stapleford, in South Cambridge, Complete the Offer to Host form on this website and OASISS will begin the matching process.

First meetings

When you are offered a family group that you think will work with your situation, arrange to meet online.  Have as many meetings as you need to get comfortable.  It’s important to stay in contact during this process and to have the meetings in fairly quick succession.