There are certain things that you have to keep in mind while seeking asylum or protection in the UK. As the laws in the UK are very strict regarding refugees. Although the government and many other agencies help refugees to have a safer life in the UK. You must apply for asylum if you want to stay in the UK as a refugee. To be eligible you must have left your country and be unable to go back because you fear persecution. As per the government of the UK, you have to apply for a visa if you want to come to the UK for any other reason(like study, work or meeting family). If you’re already in the UK and want to remain with family living here, apply for a family of a settled person visa.
Here are some of the sources which help refugees to have a good living. They also provide some important contacts which you may use to get some instant aid.