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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

england English Turkish Turkish poland Polish
albania Albanian Gujerati Gujerati Iran Farsi
egypt Arabic Croatian Croatian spain Spanish
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china Chinese (Cantonese) india Hindi Punjabi Punjabi
china Chinese (Mandarin) lithuania Lithuanian Bengali Bengali
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