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Resources in English

Consumer participation in service planning and decision making

This table lists a range of strategies that enable current or potential consumers to participate in service planning and decision making. When deciding which strategies to use, you need to consider (a) your organisation’s capacity and readiness to involve consumers in...

Health literacy – Using teach-back via an interpreter

What is teach-back and how does it help?  Teach-back is a technique to assess how well the clinician has explained the information in a way that the patient understands.  Teach-back encourages shared meaning between patient and clinician. It involves asking patients...

Contraception for women – multilingual resources

Every woman has a right to plan her family and choose the right time to have children. Contraception is also known as birth control. It includes any behavior, device, medication, or procedure used to prevent pregnancy.  This factsheet gives an overview of the...

Catch-up vaccinations for refugees and asylum seekers in Victoria

This resource was designed for refugee and migrant communities in Victoria about catch-up vaccinations It was developed in consultation with the community and was tested with the community. What are catch-up vaccinations? Vaccinations (vaccine injections) are...

How to use medicines correctly

How do I buy medicines in Australia? In Australia there are 2 different ways to buy medicines. Prescription medicines Some medicines can only be bought with a piece of paper from your doctor (prescription). This prescription tells the pharmacy what medicine you need,...

Tuberculosis facts and treatment

This resource is designed for migrants and refugees and provides health information on tuberculosis (also known as TB). It explains the difference between latent TB infection and TB disease, the symptoms of active TB, how TB is spread and how to prevent it from...

Are you gambling with your future?

This resource was designed for Khmer community about problem gambling. It was developed in consultation with the community, it was tested in focus groups and with stakeholders. Gambler’s Help hotline 1800 858 858 24 hours a day 7 days a week English Resource: Are you...

Sexual health and viral hepatitis brochure

This community brochure is designed for migrants and refugees on HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections. It has been translated into a number of languages and available for download on this page. English Resource:  Sexual health and viral...

Do you worry that someone in your family has a gambling problem

Before you get angry and the family is divided, seek advice on how to protect yourself and your family. This resource was designed for the Chinese community about problem gambling. The pdf includes both English and Chinese. Gambler’s Help hotline 1800 858 858 24 hours...

Don’t hide your gambling problems

Don’t hide your problems. Let’s help our families stop problem gambling.   Staying silent about problem gambling can make the situation much worse. Ask your community centre or temple for advice, or call Gambler’s Help on 1800 858 858.   English Resource:...