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
The Practice have staff that speak several different languages and we are also able to offer interpreters using telephone. If a face to face interpreter is needed then these have to be pre booked for appointments this includes British Sign Language.