Public letter: Children seeking asylum are at risk

25 child and migrant rights organisations have written to key people involved in the safeguarding of children on their own in the UK seeking asylum. Collectively we are extremely concerned that without urgent action, delays in the asylum process are leaving children at significant risk of dying by suicide, self-harm and exploitation. This has been reported…

Vacancy – Community Organiser

Do you want to build relationships with people who have personal experience of immigration and asylum support people to organise and campaign about immigration injustices work within a committed team who will support you all the way You could be our new Community Organiser! Job Title Community Organiser Reports to…

Vacancy – Operations Director

We’re recruiting an Operations Director! This is an exciting opportunity to increase GMIAU’s management capacity so that we can maximise our impact in support of people living in north west England who are affected by the immigration system. The post-holder will be responsible for strengthening our internal processes, developing income…

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Launch: Greater Manchester Patients Not Passports

Who we are GMIAU are proud to be joining the campaign Greater Manchester Patients Not Passports (GMPNP) to end the Hostile Environment within the NHS. We have formed a coalition with local organisations Medact Manchester and Greater Manchester Keep Our NHS Public (GMKONP) to fight for equal access to healthcare, which has even more relevance during the current…

Out Now: GMIAU 2021 Report

Today we’re publishing our 2021 Report: Covid-19 and the Hostile Environment in the North West of England. In the 12 months from March 2020, Covid-19 collided with the Government’s Hostile Environment policies to leave people across the North West facing poverty, domestic abuse, anxiety and immigration uncertainty.  You can download…