Census 2021: Key Information

In this post, we’re sharing information about the 2021 UK Census. People who are already vulnerable, like those with insecure immigration status, may be less likely to complete the census. But this means that not only are those people at risk of being fined – they’re at risk of being…

GP and vaccine access for all

The NHS is vaccinating millions of people against Covid-19. But people with insecure immigration status, or no status at all, may incorrectly think that they can’t go to a doctor.   You are entitled to register with a GP and receive the vaccine, regardless of your immigration status. You do…

John Clegg

In Honour of John Clegg, 1950-2020

John Clegg’s family asked that donations be made to GMIAU in his memory. We’d like to thank all the people who generously donated.  John Clegg, who was one of the key people involved in the origins and foundation of the Greater Manchester Immigration Aid Unit, died on Saturday 7th November 2020.…

Vacancy: GMIAU Policy Officer

Do you want to help end the Hostile Environment? Build your policy, influencing and communications experience? Support children, young people and families to speak out about their experiences of immigration control? Then come work for us! We are looking for someone to join us as our Policy Officer to help deliver…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

You can register with a GP and access the Covid-19 vaccine regardless of your immigration status. Click here to learn more. We cannot advise on Covid-related travel restrictions and PCR testing for travel.  We are in contact with all our existing clients and we will continue to advise and represent…