Non-English Speakers

These fact sheets have been written to explain the role of UK health services, the National Health Service (NHS), to newly-arrived individuals seeking asylum. They cover issues such as the role of GPs, their function as gatekeepers to the health services, how to register and how to access emergency services.

Special care has been taken to ensure that information is given in clear language, and the content and style has been tested with user groups. Open the leaflets in one of the following languages

englandEnglish UrduUrdu
albaniaAlbanian indiaHindi
egyptArabic lithuaniaLithuanian
bulgariaBulgarian polandPolish
chinaChinese (Cantonese) portugalPortuguese
chinaChinese (Mandarin) spainSpanish
russiaRussian FrenchFrench
TurkishTurkish PunjabiPunjabi
GujeratiGujerati SomaliSomali
CroatianCroatian BengaliBengali