Non-English Speakers

The fact sheets below have been made to explain the role of the National Health Service (NHS) to newly-arrived individuals from overseas. They cover issues, such as:

  • the role of GP's
  • GP's function as gatekeepers to the health services
  • how to register within the NHS
  • how to access emergency services 

Special care has been taken to ensure the information is in clear language. The content and the style has been tested with user groups. The leaflets are available in all of the languages below: 

englandEnglishUrduUrdu
albaniaAlbanianindiaHindi
egyptArabiclithuaniaLithuanian
bulgariaBulgarianpolandPolish
chinaChinese (Cantonese)portugalPortuguese
chinaChinese (Mandarin)spainSpanish
russiaRussianFrenchFrench
TurkishTurkishPunjabiPunjabi
GujeratiGujeratiSomaliSomali
CroatianCroatianBengaliBengali

IranFarsi

 

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