(Listed in alphabetical order)
Speak my Language provides translated resources and carer’s guides to help client’s understand the Aged Care system.
Dementia Australia – Information in other languages
Allergy & Anaphylaxis
Translated Appointment Reminder Tool – NSW Refugee Health Service
Asthma Australia has – 10 ways to live well with asthma and Asthma: What your doctor needs to know. Languages include Arabic, Burmese, Dinka, Dari and Nepali
Breast Screen Queensland and Metro North HHS developed an illustrated book called ‘Your Guide to Breast Health’. Download English version here.
Short versions have been translated here:
Maternal and Child Health (Victoria) – Key Ages and Stages translated including: Kids Talk poster – 75 ways to encourage children, Play Learn Grow – ideas for your child’s development and Healthy eating.
Metro South Health have developed videos in multiple languages about informed consent so that patients clearly understand the health problem and agree to what the health worker is going to do. View the videos here.
Diabetes NSW & ACT – A series of books containing comprehensive, yet easy-to-understand information about diabetes that is available in 20 languages here.
Ethno Med – Pictorial presentations with bilingual voice overs including:
Amparo Advocacy have developed factsheets about the National Disability Insurance Scheme, translated into 33 languages
Community Health Hub – Health information in spoken languagues in Arabic, Swahili, French, Somali, Dinka, Kinyarawanda and Kirundi with an English script.
Glossary of terms – seeing a Doctor, Specialist or health professional
National Heart Foundation provides information in English and Arabic about:
My Guide to Chronic Hepatitis B
Easidose – A prescribing aid addressing language and literacy barriers using colour coding for medications, and picture based instructions for dose, frequency, duration and special conditions..
Queensland Health have translated fact sheets about the Mental Health Act.
Transcultural Mental Health Centre (NSW) – Translated Consumer Medication Brochures
Metro South Qld Health – Information about healthy food, food safety, healthy drinks, and infant feeding for African communities.
Metro South Health have developed translated pictorial information sheets.
Queensland Health – Oral Health have translated the brochure ‘How to keep your teeth healthy’
Rights and responsibilities
UNSW have developed fact sheet and videos in multiple languages about Human rights for people in Australia
Qld Health have translated information into multiple languages here.
Vitamin D deficiency
NSW Health South Eastern Sydney Local Health Network Fact sheet includes information on who is at risk, how a vitamin D deficiency is diagnosed and treated. Available in multiple languages here.