Migrant Info Hub update #68: 26 August 2022

Translated Resources

  1. Translated: Covid-19 vaccination autumn booster resources

The UK Health Security Agency has published guidance on Covid-19 booster vaccinations for autumn 2022.

A leaflet is also available and has been translated into these languages:

Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese (simplified), Chinese (traditional, Cantonese), Estonian, Farsi, French, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Panjabi, Pashto, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Romany, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Tigrinya, Turkish, Twi, Ukrainian, Urdu, Yiddish and Yoruba.

An English large print version and Braille version are available to order.

British Sign Language (BSL) videos on Covid-19 vaccination are available to view or download.

  1. Translated: NHS Covid Pass

Translated information about the content of the NHS COVID Pass letter has been updated:

Guidance is available in Easy Read, Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, French, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Lithuanian, Nepali, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Spanish and Urdu.

 

Information Resources

  1. Covid-19: advice for UK visa applicants and temporary UK residents

Update: As of 4th October 2022, the government is ending the concession for people applying for a Health and Care Worker visa or who are waiting for a decision on their application.

Applicants with a Certificate of Sponsorship (CoS) assigned after this date cannot begin work until they have received their visa.

More information is available in the If you’re working for the NHS section.

  1. Covid-19 testing in homelessness, domestic abuse refuge and respite room settings

As of 31st August 2022, the UK Health and Security Agency are pausing Covid-19 testing for homelessness, domestic abuse refuge and respite services.

Events and Training

  1. Vulnerability, migration and well-being report launch

‘Vulnerability, Migration, and Wellbeing: investigating experiences, perceptions, and barriers’

Topic: A report on the experiences and wellbeing of asylum seekers and undocumented migrants

Date: Monday 12 September 2022 from 13.30-15.30

Location: Nuffield Foundation, 100 St John Street, London, EC1M 4EH & online via Zoom.

Find out more about the project on the Nuffield Foundation website.Register online for the launch via Eventbrite.

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