Translated Fact Sheets

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

albania Albanianindia Hindi
egypt Arabiclithuania Lithuanian
Bengali Bengalipoland Polish
bulgaria Bulgarianportugal Portuguese
china Chinese (Cantonese)Punjabi Punjabi
china Chinese (Mandarin)russia Russian 
Croatian Croatianspain Spanish
england EnglishSomali Somali
Iran FarsiTurkish Turkish
French FrenchUrdu Urdu
Gujerati Gujerati
Call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergencyNHS ChoicesThis site is brought to you by My Surgery Website