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.

For those who are deaf or hard of hearing, the following interpreting services are also available.  Click here to visit the website for further information (this will connect you to an external website over which the practice has no control over content)