Polly joined the Irish Refugee Council as a Housing Intern in January 2022. She became Housing Support Officer in April 2022. 

She, along with the housing team, provides information, advice, and advocacy to people who have been through the protection process. The housing team gives advice to people transitioning from Direct Provision into the community. She also takes on casework on any issues surrounding housing and homelessness. 

Polly has a BA in Law and Society from Dublin City University, graduating in June 2021. Following the completion of her degree and prior to commencing her work with the Irish Refugee Council, she volunteered with asylum seekers in Northern Greece.  

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