METAdrasi sets up help desk to help refugees and migrants with Covid-19 vaccinations

METAdrasi has set up a help desk for refugees and migrants to get around problems setting appointments and getting vaccinated against Covid-19, the Greek NGO said on Monday.

Several refugees and migrants who wish to be vaccinated during the pandemic face obstacles in setting appointments such as language issues, Internet access, lack of understanding the processes, and lack of certain documents.

METAdrasi said its help desk will be open daily and interested parties could contact them as follows:

– Via an SMS (text message) with their name and the language the speak through Viber or WhatsApp, at +30 6908091492 or

– Via email at covid19vaccine@metadrasi.org.

According to the NGO – whose activities include reception & integration issues, interpretation, and supporting unaccompanied minors – it has already distributed a related information poster in six languages.