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Undocumented Migrants Are Afraid To Enquire About Covid-19 Vaccine Over Fears They Will Be Deported

As the vaccination roll-out continues there is one community who are afraid to enquire about gett...

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08.58 11 May 2021


Undocumented Migrants Are Afraid To Enquire About Covid-19 Vaccine Over Fears They Will Be Deported


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08.58 11 May 2021


As the vaccination roll-out continues there is one community who are afraid to enquire about getting access to the vaccine and that is undocumented migrants.
It is estimated that more than 15,000 undocumented people are living in Ireland, with many of them working across a range of sectors.
Newstalk reporter Josh Crosbie has been speaking with some of them to hear their concerns, and hesitancy when it comes to reaching out to authorities.

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