(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. (Arabic, Burmese, Dinka, Dari and Nepali)
BSQ and Metro North HHS – ‘Your Guide to Breast Health’. Download English version here.
Short versions have been translated here:
Metro South Health – 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 – available in 20 languages here.
Ethno Med – Pictorial presentations with bilingual voice overs:
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 Warning signs Action plan, Warnings signs fact sheet, Healthy heart habits, Heart healthy tips
Translated resources and videos about hepatitis testing, healthy eating and living with Hepatitis available HERE.
Continence Foundation of Australia (multiple languages)
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 – translated fact sheets about the Mental Health Act.
Transcultural Mental Health Centre (NSW) – Translated Consumer Medication Brochures
Nutrition & Hygiene
Metro South Health – translated pictorial information sheets.
Queensland Health – Oral Health – translated 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 Fact sheet includes information on who is at risk, how a vitamin D deficiency is diagnosed and treated. Available in multiple languages here.
Multilingual information on endometriosis, menopause, ‘Be healthier’ and Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Available from Jean Hailes for Women’s Health
Family Safety Pack – information on Australia’s laws regarding domestic and family violence, sexual assault and forced marriage, and a woman’s right to be safe.