Some would say no, as the article quoted above suggests, especially when it comes to destitution support leaving it to already hard pressed and stretched local authorities to scramble around to support individuals and families facing destitution so far from home.
Kingston is one of the most popular boroughs to settle in chosen by many Hong Kong families arriving into the UK under the BNO scheme. We have a vibrant community developing within the borough who have brought a lot of talent and enthusiasm with them. Migrant Advocacy Service is working to equip this new community with the knowledge and skills to support them to find their way.
Here is a new Hong Kong resident who has done just that:
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