Patients from overseas

If you have or are planning on moving to our area from overseas. please visit the North Yorkshire Partnerships website and view there welcome pack which provides information on living in North Yorkshire, what you need to do, and where you need to go to get help. The information is available in a range of different languages including: Arabic, Hungarian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Polish, Nepali and Romanian. Please also see below some useful advice for patients in a range of different languages:

Other useful links

How to navigate the NHS for refugees and asylum seekers

A video explaining the different NHS services, from General Practice to A&E and when and how to use them.

It is aimed at people who have newly arrived in the UK, especially refugees and asylum seekers.

Available in Arabic, Amharic, Albanian, Bengali/ Bangla, Persian Dari, Persian Farsi, Kurdish Sorani, Pashto, Polish, Punjabi, Russian, Somali, Swahili, Tigriyani, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese.

To access subtitles, play the video and click on settings - subtitles - select language from list