Cookies and Privacy Policy – General: updated January 2019


The information on this page sets out how we manage the personal information of the users of this website. If you are detained in Yarl's Wood IRC, please see our separate Privacy Policy for those who are detained.


Yarl’s Wood Befrienders (YWB) is a small, independent, local charity. We recruit and train volunteer Befrienders, who will visit an allocated person for as long as they are detained at Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre (‘the Centre’), to offer friendship and emotional support.