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Healthcare in Queensland

This slide deck includes basic information about the Queensland healthcare system. It can be adapted for regional areas to assist with providing basic information to humanitarian arrivals in Australia.
This resource was developed by Mater Refugee Health with the reviews by multicultural communities and clinicians via the Refugee Health Network Queensland, in consultation with Queensland Health. It contains general health information only. Download the PPT here 

Health System Navigation Project

A project funded by Brisbane South PHN and delivered by Mater Refugee Health focuses on increasing health system knowledge and confidence with refugee background communities.

Healthy Start

Healthy Start is a preventative health education project delivered by medical and allied health students working with newly arrived refugees in order to increase their health literacy.

For more information contact Healthy Start  student coordinators healthystart@hope4health.org.au

Download the Healthy Start Evaluation Report 2016 

Developing Multicultural Communciations 

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