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

 English Urdu Urdu
 Albanian india Hindi
 Arabic  Lithuanian
 Bulgarian  Polish
Cantonese  Portuguese
Mandarin  Spanish
 Russian  Punjabi
 Turkish  Punjabi
 Gujerati  Somali
 Croatian  Bengali