UK: Supporting and getting healthcare to vulnerable migrants during Covid
People in the asylum system or with insecure immigration status have found themselves even further out of the system, often living without information or support, in crowded accommodation and living in extreme poverty with no access to food.
UK: Ensuring everyone has the Covid information they need, and government and NHS don’t leave people behind in their response
With the government producing very limited information in languages other than English we have worked with partners to translate essential information into over 51 languages which have been downloaded over 40,000 times to date.
MDM currently supports more than 1,000 homeless people in the cities of Valencia, Granada, Seville, Almería, Melilla and Palma de Mallorca. MDM focuses on access to health, information and training on prevention measures against COVID-19, from personal hygiene to measures that can be taken during isolation in spaces where maintaining hygiene is very difficult.