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Health Materials in Languages other than English

Selected and compiled by Jacquelyn Coughlan, M.S., M.L.S.



ADVANCE for Nurse Practitioners. (2008). Provides multiple documents for Spanish -speaking patients. Retrieved May 15, 2008, from http://nurse-practitioners.advanceweb.com/Common/editorial/editorial.aspx?CTIID=1496

 

Alzheimer Society of Toronto online catalogue. (n.d.). From the Alzheimer Society Toronto, this site provides information on Alzheimer’s/dementia in 40 languages such as Russian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish and Vietnamese. (Click on enter online catalogue, search by keyword and language of resource) Retrieved June 2, 2008, from http://www.asmt.org/lib_onlineCatalogue.htm

 

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. (2008). Facts for Families in English, Spanish, Dutch, Malaysian, Polish, Icelandic, Arabic and Hebrew. Retrieved June 3, 2008 from http://www.aacap.org/cs/root/facts_for_families/facts_for_families

 

American Academy of Family Physicians - AAFP. (2008). Health information in multiple languages. Information available in Arabic, Cambodian-Khmer, Chinese, deaf and hard of hearing, French, German, Hmong, Korean, Laotian, Russian, Spanish, Somali, Thai, and Vietnamese. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://www.aafp.org/online/en/home/clinical/
publichealth/
ptpops/languagehlthres/manylangauges.html

 
American Cancer Society - ACS. (2008). Asian Pacific Islander cancer education materials tool. Provides materials in Bangla/Bengali, Chamorro, Chinese, English, Hmong, Khmer, Korean, Kosraean, Samoan, Tongan, Vietnamese, and Yapese. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://www.cancer.org/acmmain/(0galt045sur5hq451vokhd45)/DefaultACS.aspx
 

American Diabetes Association. (n.d.). Information in Spanish. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://www.diabetes.org/espanol/default.jsp?WTLPromo=HEADER_espanol&vms=264165486291

 

American Red Cross. (2008). Disaster services - Alternate language materials. Materials available in Arabic,Cambodian, Chinese, English, Farsi, French, Hmong, Japanese, Korean, Laotian, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://www.redcross.org/services/disaster/0,1082,0_504_,00.html

 
Asian and Pacific Islander Institute on Domestic Violence. (n.d.). Ethnic specific information. Information about domestic violence issues available in Cambodian, Chinese, Filipino, Hmong & Laotian, Japanese, Korean, South Asian, and Vietnamese. Retrieved September 15, 2008, from http://www.apiahf.org/apidvinstitute/GenderViolence/specific.htm
 
Asian and Pacific Islanders HIV/AIDS Resources. (n.d.). Brochures in Asian languages. Retrieved May 19, 2005, from http://www.omhrc.gov/hivaidsobservances/api/api_resources.html
 

Asian Pacific Islanders Women's Health.  (n.d.). A website from the FDA, Los Angeles District, for women seeking cancer screening services. In Samoan, Cambodian, Laotian, Chinese,  Vietnamese, Thai Retrieved June 2, 2008, from http://www.apanet.org/~fdala

 
Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence. (n.d.). Help Card. Available in Chinese, Hindi, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, and Vietnamese. Retrieved November 3, 2008 from http://www.atask.org/
 

Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations - AACHPO. (2005). AAPI diabetes-related resource sheet. Available in Chinese, Korean, Samoan, Tagalog, and Vietnamese. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://www.aapcho.org/site/aapcho/content.php?type=6&id=16

 
Australian Government Department of Immigration and Citizenship. (2006). Beginning a life in Australia booklets. Booklets provided in 24 different languages. Retrieved June 26, 2008, from http://www.immi.gov.au/living-in-australia/settle-in-australia/beginning-life/booklets.htm
 
BC (British Columbia) Health Guide. (2008). Translated BC healthfiles. Available in Chinese, Farsi, French, Punjabi, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 7, 2008 from http://www.bchealthguide.org/healthfiles/bilingua/index.stm 
 
BJC Health. (2009). HIPAA Privacy. Languages available: Bosnian, Dari, Farsi, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Russian, Spanish, & Vietnamese. Retrieved March 10, 2009 from http://www.bjc.org/bjc_content.aspx?id=2194
 
Breast Cancer Network of Strength. (2008). Feel the network of strength. Available in Chinese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese. Retrieved November 10, 2008 from http://www.networkofstrength.org/
 
British Red Cross with advice and funding from the Department of Health. (2004). Emergency multilingual phrasebook. Covers common medical questions translated into 36 languages. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from http://www.dh.gov.uk/en/Publicationsandstatistics/
Publications/
PublicationsPolicyAndGuidance/DH_4073230
 

BRYCS - Bridging Refugee Youth and Children's Services. (2008). Targeted resources for professionals -  Multilingual resources. Available in Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Farsi, French, German, Hmong, Khmer, Lao, Nuer, Oromo, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, Urdu, and Vietnamese. Retrieved September 29, 2008, from http://www.brycs.org/brycs_topics.htm#multilingual

 

California Dental Association. (2008).  Patient Education Tools. In Spanish, Hmong, Chinese, Russian, Vietnamese. Retrieved June 3, 2008 from http://www.cda.org/page/patient_education_tools

 

California Department of Health Services - CDHS. (2004). Health publications finder. Growing up healthy publications for various ages of young children available in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese. (12 pages). Retrieved March 3, 2009 from http://www.chcf.org/documents/consumer/ChildHealthSupplement.pdf

 
California Diabetes Program. (2008). ABC's of diabetes management. Available in Arabic, Chinese, Laotian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese. Retrieved December 1, 2008 from http://www.caldiabetes.org/content_display.cfm?contentID=778&CategoriesID=75
 

California Health Literacy Initiative. (2008). Multicultural and multilingual health information. Provides links to multicultural and multilingual sites and specific links to African American, Asian, and Latino populations. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://cahealthliteracy.org/rc/5.html

 

Canadian Association of Family Resource Programs, WelcomeHere (2008). Translations of five parent resource sheets in nine international languages: Arabic, Hindi, Punjabi, Simplified Chinese, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Traditional Chinese and Vietnamese. Retrieved June 3, 2008 from http://www.welcomehere.ca/index.cfm?fuseaction=page.viewpage&pageid=692

 

The Cancer Council Victoria. (2008). Australian site provides resources about cancer in 17 languages. Retrieved June 3, 2008 from http://www.cancervic.org.au/other_languages

 

Cancer Index - Spanish Cancer Resources. (2003). Links to various information resources on cancer in Spanish. Retrieved June 5, 2008, from http://www.cancerindex.org/clinks5j.htm

 

Cancerbackup. (2003). Information available in other languages. Factsheets available in Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi, and Urdu. Videotapes available in Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, & Urdu. Interpreting services available in above 5 languages and in arabic, Cantonese, French, Greek, Polish, Turkis, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 15, 2008 from http://www.cancerbackup.org.uk
/Resourcessupport/Cancerbackupsservices/Publications/Otherlanguages

 

CancerIndex. (2003). Links to cancer resources in Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Protuguese, Spanish, and Other. Retrieved June 2, 2008, from http://www.cancerindex.org/clinks13.htm

 

CaNetiq - HotPeaches. (2008). International domestic violence information in languages A-Z and abuse agencies list. Retrieved June 2, 2008, from http://www.hotpeachpages.net/lang

 

CARI - Center for African Refugees and Immigrants. (2006). Educational brouchures in Amharic, Arabic, English, French, Somali, and Tigrinya. Retrieved May 15, 2008 from
http://www.ecdc-cari.org/pubs.asp#edbrochures

 

Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies. (2007). Where can I find health education resources in different languages and cultures?  Provides links to general information, information in Spanish, information for Asian-Pacific Islanders, Hatain-Creole links, and Bosnian links, September 29, 2008, from http://captus.samhsa.gov/northeast/resources/faqs/faq76.cfm

 

The Center for Victims of Torture. (n.d.). Torture of war trauma brochures. Available in English, Bosnian, and Somali. Retrieved June 2, 2008 from http://www.cvt.org/main.php/ResourceCenter/ProviderResources/RefugeeServices

 

Center for Weight and Health at the University of California. (n.d.). Reducing risk of childhood overweight among immigrant families from Asia.  Materials in Cambodian, Chinese, Hmong, Korean, Lao, Vietnamese, and English. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://www.cnr.berkeley.edu/cwh/activities/asian_lang_publications.shtml

 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC. (2008). National Diabetes Education Program. Resources about diabetes in English and Chinese, Korean, Samoan, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese & Hawaiian, Tongan, Chuukese, Marshallese, and Ilocano. Retrieved September 29, 2008, from http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/ndep/lang.htm
 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC. (n.d.). Emergency preparedness and response - Evacuee education materials. This site provides information in French, Lao, Portuguese, Spanish, Vietnamese, among other languages on various topics. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://www.bt.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/printindex.asp 
 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC. (n.d.). National Prevention Information Network. Asian language-based publications focusing on HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases in Tagalog, Khmer, Vietnamese, Korean, Spanish, English. Retrieved June 2, 2008 from http://www.hhs.gov/aidsawarenessdays/toolkit/api_resources.html

 
The Centre of Multicultural Youth Issues. (2008).  Publications and resources: Translated and community info. Available in Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Bosnian, Cambodian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, English, Pashtu, Persian (Farsi), Samoan, Serbian, Somali, Tigrinya, Turkish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved November 10, 2008 from http://www.cmy.net.au/TranslatedandCommunityInfo
 

City of New Orleans (Louisiana). (n.d.). Emergency preparedness: Foreign language documents in Spanish and Vietnamese. Retrieved May 15, 2008 from http://www.cityofno.com
/pg-46-40-foreign-
language-documents.aspx

 

Communicate Health. (2007). Multilingual appointment card. (You can fill in a card with the patient’s name and doctor’s name). Available in Albanian, Ahmeraic, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Czech, French Farsi, Fullah, Gujarati, Hausa, Hindi, Kurdish, Lingala, Lithuanian, Oromo, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Pushtu, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Singhalese, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tamil, Turkish, Twi, Ukranian, Urdu, Vietnamese, Welsh, and Yoroba.   Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://www.communicate-health.org.uk/card/

 

Community Health Care Association of New York State - CHCANYS. (2006). Resources to distribute (For individuals and communties). Page translates into Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, and Spanish and provides pandemic flu information in Spanish. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://www.chcanys.org/index.php?src=gendocs&ref=ep_todistribute&category=Main&search=resources%20to%20distribute

 
Cross Cultural Health Care Program - CCHCP. (2008). Bilingual medical glossaries - 2008 catalog. Available in Arabic, Bengali, Bosnian, French, Haitian Creole, Hindi, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Urdu, Vietnamese, Amharic, Somali, Tigrigna, Cambodian Khmer, Chinese Mandarin, Korean, and Lao. (4 pages). Retrieved December 1, 2008 from http://www.xculture.org/files/GlossaryCatalog.pdf
 
Dental ResourceNet. (2000). Provides dental information for patients in 17 languages including Arabic, Bosnian, Malay, Vietnamese, and Russian. Retrieved June 2, 2008, from http://www.dentalcare.com/soap/patient/english/menu_archive.htm
 

Department of Health and Human Services. (n.d.). Centers for Disease Control and Prevention- Influenza Information in Other Languages in Chinese, Spanish, Vietnamese,  and Tagalog. Retrieved June 2, 2008, from http://www.cdc.gov/flu/languages.htm

 

Diabetes Australia. (2008). Multilingual - Diabetes translated resources. Information in Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, English, Greek,Italian, Spanish, Turkish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved September 29, 2008, from http://www.diabetesaustralia.com.au/en/Resources/Multilingual/

 

Diabetes Monitor - Diabetes on the web: Websites Multilinguisticos. (2007). This website links to diabetes resources from throughout the world. Provides information in Arabic, Belgian, Bulgarian, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, French, German,Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and Swedish. Retrieved September 29, 2008, from http://www.diabetesmonitor.com/other-10.htm

 

Diversity Health Institute Clearinghouse (DHI). (n.d.). Search for multicultural health resources and translated health information in over 50 languages including health and settlement information translated in a range of African languages. Also contains information about the variety of communities settling in Australia, Retrieved June 2, 2008, from http://www.dhi.gov.au/clearinghouse/resources.htm

 
Divison of Cooperative Extension of the University of Wisconsin-Extension. (2008). Videotapes for advance directives in Hmong and Spanish. Retrieved October 24, 2007, from http://www.uwex.edu/ces/media/catalog/death.cfm
 
Drug Info Clearinghouse. (2005). Multicultural druginfo - Resources by language. Multiple language links in 49 different languages. Retrieved September 29, 2008, from http://www.druginfo.adf.org.au/ multicultural/browse.asp?ContainerID=multicultural_resources_language
 

Duke Area Health Education Center. (n.d.). Multimedia Medical Spanish & English translator. (medical words and phrases). Retrieved June 2, 2008 from http://polyglot.topsailmultimedia.com/polyglot.html

 
Eastern Health. (2007). Cue cards in community languages. Pictures and translations in a 12 page document with 20 cards per page or a 55 page document with four cards per page. Available in 58 different languages. Retrieved September 3, 2008, from http://www.easternhealth.org.au/language/cueCards/cards.asp
 
Emergency and Community Health Outreach - ECHO. (n.d.). ECHO TV. Broadcasts through Twin Cities Public Television in Minnesota in English, Hmong, Khmer, Lao, Somali, Spanish, and Vietnamese about health issues and emergency preparedness. Retrieved July 10, 2008, from http://www.echominnesota.org/index.cfm/p/tv/
 

Equip. West Midlands Library Services Development Unit ,UK. (2008). Provides links to Information in languages other than English and for ethnic groups. Choose from an extensive list of medical topics in several languages:  Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Bengali, Bosnian-Bosanski, Chinese, Czech, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Kurdish, Lingala, Macedonian, Pashto, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tamil, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese, Welsh. Retrieved September 29, 2008, from http://www.equip.nhs.uk/language.html

 

Ethnicity Online. (n.d.). Patient information: Welcome. Contains a library of resources that have been translated into Bengali/Sylheti, Farsi, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, & Urdu . Retrieved September 16, 2008, 2008 from http://www.ethnicityonline.net/patient_information_welcome.htm

 

Ethnologue. (2005). Rundi: A language of Burundi. Retrieved September 29, 2008, from http://www.ethnologue.com/14/show_language.asp?code=RUD

 
Ethnologue. (2008). Ehtnologue: Languages of the world. Reference work cataloging all of the 6,912 known living languages. Retrieved November 20, 2008 from http://www.ethnologue.com/web.asp
 

Ethnomed. University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center. (2008). Patient education resources- All languages. Provides information on a variety of topics in languages such as Spanish, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Amharic, Somali, Tigrigna, Chinese, Oromo, and Russian. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://ethnomed.org/ethnomed/patient_ed/

 
Eurasia Health Knowledge Network. (2006). Resources for health professionals and patients. Translation of UMLS concepts into Russian by means of internet technology. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from http://www.eurasiahealth.org/health/resources/82761/
 

EurasiaHealth Knowledge Network.  (2006). Search the database of health education materials on the topics of TB, HIV/AIDS, women’s health among others that are available in the languages of  Central and Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union. Retrieved June 2, 2008 from http://www.eurasiahealth.org/eng/health/resources/

 

Federal Emergency Management Agency - FEMA. (2008). Other languages. Cambodian, Croatian, French, Haitian-Creole, Simplified Chinese, traditional Chinese, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Laotian, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Tigrinya, and Vietnamese. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://www.fema.gov/media/resources/languages.shtm

 

Flashcard Exchange. (2008). Provides electronic flashcards related to body parts and medical conditions in Spanish. Retrieved August 30, 2007, from http://www.flashcardexchange.com/flashcards/view/523471

 

Foodsafety.gov. (2008). Gateway to government food safety information - Other language documents. Information and links regarding various food safety practices in Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://www.foodsafety.gov/~fsg/fsglang.html

 
Fort Wayne - Allen County Department of Health and Indiana State Department of Health, Lead and Healthy Homes Program. (2009). Community alert - Please read. Available in Burmese. Retrieved April 14, 2009 from http://www.allencountyhealth.com/divisions/lead?ID=articles1227545473
 

Genetics Education Center. (2008). Genetic conditions/rare conditions support groups and information in languages other than English. Provides links in Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, and Spanish. Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://www.kumc.edu/gec/support/internat.html

 

Georgia State University. (n.d.). Provides nutrition education for Americans. Food pyramids and four similarly-themed handouts are available in 37 languages. Retrieved June 16, 2008 from http://monarch.gsu.edu/multiculturalhealth

 

Government of South Australia Department of Health. (n.d.). Have a Pap Smear Every Two Years- Kirundi Language. Retrieved December 8, 2008 from http://www.health.sa.gov.au
/PEHS/Cervix-screening/pdfs/0708-papsmear-2yrs-kirundi.pdf

 
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children & UCL Institute of Child Health. (2009). Information sheets. Retrieved March 10, 2009 from http://www.gosh.nhs.uk/gosh_families/information_sheets/a.html
 
Hawaii AIDS Education and Training Center - AIDS Education Project. (n.d.). Early detection is the best protection - Pap smear and cervical cancer (various languages). Available in Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Croatian, Farsi, German, Greek, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Khmer, Lao, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Samoan, Serbian, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, Tongan, Turkish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved December 1, 2008 from http://www.hawaii.edu/hivandaids/links_PapSmearCervicalEarlyDetectLang.htm
 
Health and Safety Executive - HSE. (2008). Other languages. Information, publications, and telephone interpreting services offered in Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese, Czech, Farsi, French, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Kurdish, Latvian, Lithuanian, Pashto, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Thai, Ukrainian, Urdu, and Welsh. Retrieved October 15, 2008 from http://www.hse.gov.uk/languages/index.htm
 

Health Canada. (2008). Eating Well with Canada’s Food Guide. Available in Arabic, Chinese, English, Farsi, French, Korean, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, and Urdu. Retrieved October 1, 2008 from http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/food-guide-aliment
/order-commander/guide_trans-trad-eng.php

 
Health for Asylum Seekers & Refugees Portal - HARP. (2003).  Retrieved March 10, 2009 from http://www.harpweb.org.uk/
 
Health Industry Collaboration Effort - ICE. (n.d.). Better communication, better care: Provider tools to care for diverse populations. Provides resources to communicate across language barriers. (56 pages). Retrieved September 16, 2008, from http://www.iceforhealth.org/library/documents/ICE_C&L_provider_Tool_Kit.10-06.pdf
 
Health Industry Collaboration Effort - ICE. (n.d.). Common sentences in multiple languages (English-Spanish-Vietnamese-Chinese). (8 pages). Retrieved October 1, 2008, from http://futurehealth.ucsf.edu/TheNetwork/Portals/3/CommonSentences.pdf
 
Health Information and Education, California Family Health Council. (2008). Multilingual materials. Most pamphlets available in English and Spanish, others available in Chinese and Asian languages on abuse, birth control, and sexually transmitted diseases. Available for purchase. Retrieved October 1, 2008, from http://epahealth.stores.yahoo.net/muma.html
 

Health Information Translations, Ohio State University Medical Center, Mount Carmel Health & OhioHealth. (2005). Colonoscopy with goLytely bowel prep. Available in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese. (8 pages). Retrieved October 1, 2008, from  http://www.healthinfotranslations.com/colonoscopy_with_golytely_bowel_prep_655949.php

 
Health Information Translations. (2008). Health information translations: A partnership for health care education for limited English proficiency patients. Quality translations in American Sign Language, Arabic,  Bosnian, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, English, French, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Marshallese, Portuguese Brazilian, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 1, 2008, from http://www.healthinfotranslations.com/about.php
 

Health Sciences Library System. (2008). Patient Education. HSLS provides patient education through links to over 200 brouchures and pamphlets in multiple languages. Retrieved October 1, 2008 from http://www.hsls.pitt.edu/guides/chi/general/pt_edu

 

Health Translations Directory. (2007). Translated health information. 10,302 multilingual health resources from the Victorian Government (Australia). Available in Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Assyrian, Bengali, Bosnian, Burmese, Cantonese, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Dari, Dinka, Dutch, Farsi, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hmong, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Kurdish, Lao, Macedonian, Malaysian, Maltese, Mandarin, Maori, Oromo, Pashtu, Polish, Portuguese, Pukapuka, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Samoan, Serbian, Sinhalese, Somali, Sorani, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Tetum, Thai, Tigrnya, Tongon, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 1, 2008, from http://www.healthtranslations.vic.gov.au

 

Healthfinder.U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. (n.d.). A guide to reliable consumer health and human services information in English and Spanish. Retrieved June 2, 2008, from http://www.healthfinder.gov

 
Healthy Roads Media. (2008). Topic - Infants and Children. Information available in Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian, Burmese, English, Farsi, French, Hmong, Khmer, Kirundi, Korean, Kurdish, Liberian English, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 1, 2008, from http://www.healthyroadsmedia.org/topics/children.htm
 
Healthy Roads Media. (2008). Topic - Nutrition. Information available in Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian, Burmese, English, Farsi, French, Hmong, Khmer, Kirundi, Korean, Kurdish, Liberian English, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 1, 2008, from http://www.healthyroadsmedia.org/topics/nutrition.htm
 
Healthy Roads Media. (2008). Languages. This site contains free audio, written and multimedia health information available in Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian, Burmese, English, Farsi, French, Hmong, Khmer, Kirundi, Korean, Kurdish, Liberian English, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese on many health topics such as abuse, smoking, emergencies, etc. Retrieved October 1, 2008, from http://www.healthyroadsmedia.org/languages.htm
 
Henry Ford Health System - Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan. (2008). Multilingual Health Information. This site provides links to various websites that offer materials in 42 languages. Retrieved June 5, 2008 from http://www.henryford.com/body_nologin.cfm?id=47557
 

Hepatitis C Support Project. (2008). Fact sheets. HCV Advocate - Hepatitis C Information provided in English, German, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 1, 2008 from http://www.hcvadvocate.org/hepatitis/factsheets.asp

 

Hmong Health Education Network. (2007). Hmong health website. Provides access to health information for Hmong people and providers of health, education and social services to the Hmong community in both English and Hmong languages. Retrieved October 1, 2008, from http://www.hmonghealth.org/

 

Illinois State Board of Education. (n.d.). A Guide to Your Children’s Schools in Arabic, Bosnian, Russian, Vietnamese, Spanish, Retrieved June 2, 2008 from  http://www.isbe.net/bilingual/htmls/refugee_services.htm

 

Immunization Action Coalition. (2008). Improving immunization practices: A collection of useful resources to health care professionals provide vaccines appropriately and efficiently. Some information available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Hmong and Turkish. Retrieved October 1, 2008, from http://www.immunize.org/izpractices

 

Immunization Action Coalition. (2008). Vaccine information statements. Listed in Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Bengali, Bosnian, Burmese, Cambodian, Chinese, Croatian, Farsi, French, German, Haitian-Creole, Hindi, Hmong, Ilokano, Italian, Japanese, Karen, Korean, Laotian, Marshallese, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Samoan, Serbo-Croatian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, Turkish, Urdu, and Vietnamese languages and by vaccine. Retrieved October 1, 2008 from http://www.immunize.org/vis/vis_english.asp

 

 

Immunization Action Coalition. (n.d.). A Quick chart of vaccine-preventable diseases in multiple languages. In English, Bosnian, Croatian, Polish, Romanian, Russian/Ukranian, Serbian, Slovak, and Somali. (2 pages). Retrieved October 1, 2008 from http://www.immunize.org/izpractices/p5122.pdf

 
International Health Education Alliance - IHEA. (2008). Languages of IHEA publications. Available in Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Bengali, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Cambodian, Chinese, English, Farsi, French, Greek, Gujarati, Hmong, Hindi, Hungarian, Indian, Italian, Japanese, Kannadi, Khmer, Korean, Kurdish, Laotian, Lugandan, Malay, Marathi, Nepali, Oromo, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Singhali, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tagalog, Thai, Tibetian, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese, and Yoruba. Retrieved November 11, 2008 from http://www.ihea.info/multicultural_health_education/
 

The Joanna Briggs Institute. (2008). Consumer Information Database. Retrieved June 5, 2008, from http://www.joannabriggs.edu.au/consumer/cidb.php

 
The Joanna Briggs Institute. (n.d.). Promoting and supporting best practice. Available in Italian, Japanese, Romanian, Spanish, and Thai. Retrieved November 3, 2008 from http://www.joannabriggs.edu.au/pubs/best_practice.php
 

Kern Resource Center. (2003). Spanish for Health Care Workers (92 pages).  Also see Punjabi for Health-Care Workers, (2005, 72 pages), and Hmong for Health-Care Workers, (March 2006, 70 pages) from this site. Retrieved October 7, 2008, from http://www.health-careers.org/resources.cfm#Special%20Populations

 
La Frontera Center, Inc. (n.d.). Emergency information / 911. Available in Kirundi and Swahili. Retrieved April 14, 2009 from http://www.brycs.org/documents/911cards.pdf
 

La Leche League International. (2007). Breastfeeding information in English, Chinese, Spanish, Italian, and Russian. Retrieved June 2 , 2008, from http://www.llli.org/resources/otherlanguages.html

 
Labor Occupational Health Program, Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California at Berkeley. (2005). Multilingual health and safety resources. Available in Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, French, Greek, Haitian/Creole, Hmong, Japanese, Khmer/Cambodian, Korean, Laotian, Macedonian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Tagalog, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese. Retrieved October 23, 2008 from http://lohp.org/hsresguide/index.html
 

LaRue, C. (2004). LaRue medical literacy exercises. A series of online and printable medical literacy learning activities in English, Arabic, Hmong, Somali, and Spanish . Retrieved October 7, 2008, from http://www.mcedservices.com/medex/medex.htm

 

Lincoln Council on Alcoholism and Drugs, Inc. (2007). Provides information in English, Arabic, Bosnian, Russian, Somali, Spanish, and Vietnamese on parenting, alcohol, tobacco and other drugs. Retrieved October 7, 2008, from http://www.lcad.org/resources/inhousematerials.php

 
Maimonides Medical Center. (n.d.). HIPPA notice of privacy practices, HIV-related information, & mental health  information. Available in Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Creole, French, Italian, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Urdu, & Yiddish. Retrieved December 11, 2008 from http://www.maimonidesmed.org/clinical.cfm?id=529
 

Massachusetts General Hospital. (2002). Point to talk is a 44 page booklet. Patients point to their own language and caregivers can read the translations available in Albanian, Arabic, Cambodian, Chinese, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Haitian Creole, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Serbo Croatian, Somali, Spanish, & Vietnamese, booklets are $5 each + S & H. Retrieved October 7, 2008 from http://www.massgeneral.org/interpreters/pointtalk.asp

 
Massachusetts General Hospital. (n.d.). English in the hospital - Point to talk. Available in Albanian, Arabic, Cambodian, Chinese, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Haitian, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Serbo-Croatian, Somali, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Booklets are $5.00 each. Retrieved November 3, 2008 from http://www.massgeneral.org/interpreters/pointtalk/order_pointtalk.pdf
 
Massachusetts Government - Office of Health & Human Services. (2009). Viral Hepatitis materials. Available in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Russian, Chinese, & Vietnamese. Retrieved March 19, 2009 from http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=eohhs2terminal&L=7&L0=Home&L1=Consumer&L2=Prevention+and+Wellness&L3=Disease+Prevention&L4=Communicable+Diseases&L5=Hepatitis&L6=Hepatitis+C&sid=Eeohhs2&b=terminalcontent&f=dph_cdc_hepatitis_c_hepc_materials&csid=Eeohhs2
 
Massachusetts Government - Office of Health and Human Services. (2009). Factsheets. Most documents available in  English, Spanish, and Portuguese, among other languages for some documents. Retrieved March 19, 2009 from http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=eohhs2modulechunk&L=6&L0=Home&L1=Government&L2=Departments+and+Divisions&L3=Department+of+Public+Health&L4=Programs+and+Services+A+-+J&L5=Communicable+Disease+Control&sid=Eeohhs2&b=terminalcontent&f=dph_cdc_c_factsheets&csid=Eeohhs2
 

Massachusetts Health Promotion Clearinghouse Catalog. (n.d.). Topics are available in several languages. Retrieved June 2, 2008, from http://maclearinghouse.com/CatalogPage.htm

 

McKinley Health Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. (2005). Health Information handouts (13 topics) into Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, and Russian from the multi-cultural clearinghouse website available for a fee. Retrieved October 7, 2008, from http://www.mckinley.uiuc.edu/Units/Health_Ed/specpop/translated_topics.htm

 

McKinney, J. & Kurtz-Rossi, S. (2000). Culture, health, and literacy: A guide to health education materials for adults with limited English literacy skills. World Education provides materials in Arabic, Bosnian, Cambodian/Khmer, Cantonese, Chinese, Farsi/Persian, French, Haitian Creole, Hindi, Hmong, Italian, Korean, Laotian, Mandarin, Mien, Nuer, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Samoan, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, Tongan, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 16, 2008 from http://healthliteracy.worlded.org/docs/culture/indices_language.html

 

Medical News Today. (2008). Canada's food guide now available in 10 additional languages. Now available in Arabic, Chinese, Farsi, Korean, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil and Urdu. Retrieved October 7, 2008 from http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/printerfriendlynews.php

?newsid=105550

 

MedInfoRus. (n.d.). This site was developed by a group of medical librarians from New York City with the goal of helping Russian-speaking audience to search the Internet for medical information. Provides links to medical information in Russian. Retrieved June 2, 2008, from http://medinforus.homestead.com/PInformation.html

 

Medline Plus. (2008). A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes for Health. Health Information in Multiple Languages.  (Browse information by health topic in 44 languages). Retrieved October 7, 2008 from http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/languages/languages.html

 
Medline Plus: A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. (2008). Domestic violence - Multiple languages. Information available in Arabic, Bosnian, Russian, Somali, and Spanish. Retrieved October 20, 2008 from http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/languages/domesticviolence.html
 
Migrant Clinicians Network. (2004). I speak language cards. Available in 38 languages. Retrieved March 10, 2009 from http://www.migrantclinician.org/toolsource/language-and-translation/i-speak-language-cards.html
 
Migrant-Friendly Hospitals - MFH. (n.d.). Experiences, results, and tools - Cultural competence training. Evaluation instruments available in English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Swedish. Retrieved December 2, 2008 from http://www.mfh-eu.net/public/experiences_results_tools/cct_eval_instruments.htm
 
Minnesota Council of Churches. (2003).  Twin cities immigrant orientation guides. Available in English, Somali, and Spanish. (81 pages in Somali). Retrieved June 26, 2008, from http://www.diversophile.com/files/guide_so.pdf
 

Minnesota Department of Health. (2007). Refugee health provider information: Health guide for refugees in Minnesota. Available in English, Hmong, and Somali . (99 pages). Retrieved October 7, 2008, from http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/idepc/refugee/hcp/index.html

 

Minnesota Department of Health. (2007). Refugee Health Provider Resources: Refugee health assessment brochure in Ahmaric, Hmong, Oromo, Russian, Serbo Croatian, Somali, & Vietnamese. Retrieved October 7, 2008, from http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/idepc/refugee/hcp/index.html

 

Minnesota Department of Health. (2008). Limited English proficiency (LEP). Site provided information and resources for working with persons with LEP. Retrieved October 7, 2008, from http://www.dhs.state.mn.us/Language/default.htm

 

Minnesota Department of Health. (2008, April). Lead Poisoning Prevention, Fact Sheets and Brochures. Available in English, Hmong, Somali, and Spanish. Retrieved October 7, 2008, from http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/eh/lead/fs/index.html

 

Minnesota Department of Health. (2008, February). Patient education materials in Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian, English, Hmong, Karen, Khmer, Laotian, Oromo, Russian. Somali, Spanish, Tibetian, Vietnamese. Retrieved October 7, 2008, from http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/idepc/diseases/tb/brochures.html

 

Missouri Hospital Association. (2008). A listing of 650 different documents available for download in Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, English, Russian, Spanish, Vietnamese, Japanese, Korean, Italian, French and many more languages from various websites. Retrieved October 7, 2008, from http://www.healthtranslations.com/aspx/languages/default.aspx

 

Multi-Cultural Educational Services. (n.d.). An index of .pdf files involving child caregiving in Arabic, Bosnian, English, Hmong, Nuer, Russian, and Somalian. Retrieved October 8, 2008 from http://www.mcedservices.com/pdf_files/

 

Multi-Cultural Educational Services. (n.d.). Multilingual childcare reference materials. An index of files involving child care giving in Arabic, Bosnian, Hmong, Nuer, Russian, and Somalian. Retrieved October 8, 2008, from http://www.mcedservices.com/childcare.htm

 

Multicultural Health Communication Services. (1996). Children and discipline: A parent's guide. Retrieved April 3, 2007, from http://www.mhcs.health.nsw.gov.au/health-public-affairs/mhcs/publications/3210.html

 
Multicultural HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C Service - MHAHS. (2004). HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C information website. The Commonwealth of Australia provides information in Akan, Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian, Burmese, Chinese, Croatian, Greek, Indonesian, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Portuguese, Serbian, Spanish, Shona, Somali, Tagalog, Thia, Turkish, & Vietnamese. Retrieved October 8, 2008, from http://www.multiculturalhivhepc.net.au/
 
Multicultural Mental Health Australia. (n.d.). Translations. Site provides websites that contain information about mental health in other languages and a bilingual mental health professionals directory. Retrieved November 26, 2008 from http://www.mmha.org.au/translations
 

Multicultural Mental Health Australia. (n.d.). Resources databse. A search site for a multitude of mental health resources & fact sheets in Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese, & English. Retrieved October 8, 2008, from http://www.mmha.org.au/find/resources

 
Multikulti. (n.d.). Welcome to Multikulti. Multikulti provides accessible, accurately translated advice and information in Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Farsi, French, Gujarati, Portuguese, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, and Urdu. Retrieved October 15, 2008 from http://www.multikulti.org.uk/
 

MultiLingoLegal.ca. (2008). Publications by language. British Columbia's online access to Canadian multilingual legal publications. Available in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Spanish, & Vietnamese.  Retrieved October 8, 2008 from http://www.multilingolegal.ca/?fetchlanguage=1&fetchsubject=6

 

Multnomah County Health Department, Oregon, Communicable Disease Control Section. (2008). Community Education materials by language. Resources available in English, Chinese, Russian, Spanish, & Tagalog. Retrieved October 8, 2008 from http://www.co.multnomah.or.us/health/cd/flu/index.shtml

 

National Alliance for Hispanic Health. (2008). Provides information in Spanish regarding cancer, HIV/AIDS, tobacco, immunizations, women's health and cultural proficiency. Retrieved June 3, 2008, from http://www.hispanichealth.org/publications.lasso

 

The National Council for Occupational Safety and Health. (n.d.). Materials in other languages. COSH groups are private, non-profit coalitions of labor unions, health and technical professionals, and others promoting and advocating worker health and safety. Provides training in Arabic, Bosnisn, Chinese, Croatian, English, French, Haitian Creole, Hmong, KOrean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Tagalog, Thia, & Vietnamese. Retrieved October 8, 2008, from http://www.coshnetwork.org/materials_in_other_languages.htm

 
National Diabetes Education Program - NDEP. (2007). 4 steps Asian and Pacific Islander language adaptations. Available in English, Cambodian, Chinese, Korean, Samoan, Tagalog, Thia, Tongan, and Vietnamese. NDEP News and Notes, 3(9). Retrieved October 15, 2008 from http://ndep.nih.gov/new/NewsNotes/v3n9.htm
 
National Diabetes Education Program - NDEP. (n.d.). NDEP's publication catalog - In-Language materials. (23 pages). A variety of publications available in English and Spanish and a variety of Asian and Pacific Islander languages. Retrieved March 10, 2009 from http://www.ndep.nih.gov/diabetes/pubs/catalog.htm#PubsPop
 
National Diabetes Education Program - NDEP. (n.d.). Take care of your heart. Manage your diabetese: Blood glucose, blood pressure, and cholesterol. Available in English, Cambodian, Chamorro, Chinese, Chuukese, Gujarati, Hindi, Hmong, Japanese, Korean, Lao, Samoan, Tagalog, Thai, Tongan, and Vietnamese. Retrieved November 26, 2008 from http://ndep.nih.gov/campaigns/TCH/TCH_materials_AsianAm.htm
 

National Diabetes Education Program. (n.d.). These diabetes resources are available in both Spanish and English. Retrieved June 3, 2008, from http://www.ndep.nih.gov

 
National Health Service (NHS). (n.d.). Sounds healthy. Provides links to various health topics in Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, English, Gujarati, Punjabi, Somali, and Urdu that can be downloaded to CD.  Retrieved June 26, 2008, from http://www.soundshealthy.nhs.uk/
 

National Institute for Literacy. (2006). The Health and Literacy Special Collection lists links to health education materials in languages other than English. Retrieved October 8, 2008, http://healthliteracy.worlded.org/health-ed-3.htm

 
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism - NIAAA. (2008). Publications. In English and Spanish. Retrieved November 11, 2008 from http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/Publications/PamphletsBrochuresPosters/English/
 
National Library of Medicine. (2008). Asian-American Health. this site provides Asian multi-language materials. Retrieved June 5, 2008 from http://asianamericanhealth.nlm.nih.gov/Alsouthasian.html
 

National Network of Libraries of Medicine - NNLM. (2008). Consumer health information in many languages resources. A collaboration of the NN/LM consumer outreach libraries in Arabic, Cambodian/Khmer, Chinese, French, German, Hmong, Korean, Laotian, Russian, Spanish, Thai, & Vietnamese. Retrieved October 8, 2008, from http://nnlm.gov/outreach/consumer/multi.html

 
National Prevention Information Network - NPIN. (n.d.). Materials search. Search by topic, format, and language.  Materials offered in various languages including several African, Asian, & European languages, American sign language, and braille. Retrieved October 8, 2008 from http://www.cdcnpin.org/scripts/search/matlSearch.aspx
 

New York School of Medicine, Center for Immigrant Health. (2004). Provides tuberculosis brochures in Bengali, Chinese, Creole, English French, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Tibetan, and Urdu. Retrieved June 2, 2008, from http://www.med.nyu.edu/cih/tb/brochures.html

 

New York State Department of Health. (2007) Required HIV related consent and authorization forms. Available in Arabic, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Russian, Spanish, Vietnamese, and many other languages.  Retrieved October 8, 2008 from http://www.health.state.ny.us/diseases/aids/forms/informedconsent.htm

 

New York State Department of Health. (2008). Health care proxy: Appointing your health care agent in New York State. In both English and Spanish. Retrieved October 8, 2008 from http://www.health.state.ny.us/nysdoh/hospital/healthcareproxy/intro.htm

 

NOAH- New York Online Access to Health. (n.d.). NOAH provides bilingual access to high quality full-text consumer health information in English and Spanish. Retrieved June 3, 2008, from http://www.noah-health.org/index.html

 

North Dakota Department of Health: Health Alert Network. (2003). Emergency preparedness information offered in Spanish translations. Retrieved May 15, 2008 from http://www.ndhan.gov/

translation/list.asp?language=Spanish

 
NSW - New South Whales Department of Health & Multicultural Communication. (n.d.). NSW multicultural health communications services: Resources by topic: Parenting. A variety of different topics available in Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, English, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Lao, Macedonian, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese, among others. Retrieved October 8, 2008 from http://www.mhcs.health.nsw.gov.au/mhcs/topics/Parenting.html
 

NSW - New South Whales Department of Health & Multicultural Communication. (n.d.). NSW multicultural health communication services - Resources by language. Provides information on a variety of topics in 60 different languages. Retrieved October 8, 2008, from http://www.mhcs.health
.nsw.gov.au/mhcs/languages.html

 
The Nutrition Education for New Americans Project. (2004). Bilingual diabetes handout. From Georgia State University, this project has ended but the nutritional and diabetes handouts are still available in Amharic, Arabic, Bengali, Bosnian, Cambodian, Chinese, English, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Gujarati, Haitian-Creole, Hebrew, Hindi, Hmong, Igbo, Japanese, Korean, Kurdish, Laotian, Oromo, Polish, Portugese, Romanian, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Thai, Tigrinian, Turkish, Ukranian, Urdu, Vietnamese, & Yoruba. Retrieved October 8, 2008, from http://monarch.gsu.edu/multiculturalhealth

 

 

NYU School of Medicine Center for Immigrant Health. (2001). Tuberculosis brochures. Information  in Bengali, Chinese (simplified and traditional), Creole, English, French, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Tibetan, Urdu. Retrieved October 8, 2008 from http://www.med.nyu.edu/cih/tb/index.html

 

NYU School of Medicine. (n.d.). HICUP: Health Information in Chinese Uniting Patients, Physicians and the Public.  Links to Chinese health information web sites. Retrieved October 8, 2008, from http://library.med.nyu.edu/patient/hicup/MoreLinks.html

 

Oakwood Hospital. (n.d.). From Oakwood Hospital in Michigan, U.S.A., My Voice-My Choice, advance directives in Arabic & Spanish. Retrieved June 3, 2008, from http://www.oakwood.org/Visitors/visitors_detail.asp?ContentId=1185

 

Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment. (2007). Fish consumption advice in Spanish, Cambodian, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese Laotian. Retrieved June 3, 2008, from http://www.oehha.ca.gov/fish/fishlang.html

 
Office of Minority Health U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. (n.d.). Publications in other languages. Offers materials in Cambodian, Chamorro, Chinese, Chuukese, Gujarati, Hawaiian, Hindi, Hmong, Japanese, Korean, Samoan, Tagalog, Thia, Tongan, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 9, 2008, from http://www.omhrc.gov/templates/browse.aspx?lvl=2&lvlid=101
 
Office of Population Research & Association of Reproductive Health Professionals. (2008). The emergency contraception website: Educational and promotional materials. Available in Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Cambodian, Chinese, English, Farsi, French, Haitian-Creole, Hmong, Korean, Laotian, Portuguese, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, & Vietnamese. Retrieved September 23, 2008, from http://ec.princeton.edu/ecmaterials/default.asp
 

Ontario Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care. (2003). Influenza Pandemic Planning: General Plans, Presentations, & Resources. Available in 21 languages: Arabic, Chinese (Simplified & Traditional), English, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Korean, Ojicree, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Ukranian, Urdu, & Vietnamese. Retrieved April 28, 2009 from http://www.health.gov.on.ca/english/public/program/emu/pan_flu/pan_flu_materials.html

 

Oregon Health & Science University Libraries. (1999). Patient education resources for clinicians. Provides a list of Spanish sites and links to other non-English sites. Retrieved October 9, 2008 from http://www.ohsu.edu/library/patiented/links.shtml

 

Overlake Hospital Library, Bellevue, Washington. (n.d.).  Multicultural health information sites. Click on subject guides, then multicultural sites. Retrieved October 9, 2008, from http://medlib.overlakehospital.org

 

Palliative Care Council of South Australia Inc. (1999). Multicultural Palliative Care Guidelines Victoria, Australia.  In Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Croatian, English, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Maltese, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, and Vietnamese. (Also from the home page, click on languages). Retrieved October 9, 2008, from http://www.pallcare.asn.au/language.php

 

PapScreen Victoria. (2008). Multilingual cancer information. Is contracted to develop and implement Victoria's cervical screening communications and recruitment strategy. Provides resources for women in Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Croatian, Filipino, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Tigrinya, Turkish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 9, 2008 from http://www.cancervic.org.au/multilingual

 
Partners Human Research Committee. (n.d.). Obtaining and documenting informed consent of subjects who do ot speak English. Retrieved February 24, 2009 from http://healthcare.partners.org/phsirb/nonengco.htm
 
Pathfinder International. (n.d.). Comprehensive reproductive health and family planning training curriculum. Available in Amharic, French, Spanish, and Portuguese. Retrieved November 3, 2008 from http://www.pathfind.org/site/PageServer?pagename=Pubs_Training_Curriculum
 
Planned Parenthood Association of Edmonton (Canada). (2002). Multilingual information. Information about reproductive health, family planning/birth control, AIDS and safer sex practices, and medical information available in Punjabi, Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, and Somali. Retrieved December 2, 2008 from http://www.optionssexualhealth.ca/index.php?m=5&s=2
 

Protection & Advocacy Inc. (for Californians with Disabilities). (2005). Advance Directives and many other documents related to Mental Health in multiple languages including Asian languages, Spanish, and others.  Retrieved June 2, 2008 from http://pai-ca.org/issues/mentalhealth_pubs.html

 
Public Health Agency of Canada. (2004). Multilingual hepatitis C information. Available in Punjabi, Arabic, Mandarin, and Spanish. Retrieved December 1, 2008 from http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/hepc/pubs/multiling-hepc/index-eng.php
 
Public Health: Seattle and King County. (2004). Education materials on the West Nile Virus. Materials available in Spanish, Russian, Khmer, Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese Retrieved October 9, 2008 from http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/ts/Zoo/WNV/education.html
 
Public Health: Seattle and King County. (2007). Vulnerable Populations Actions Team (VPAT): Preparedness planning tools. Site offers emergency preparedness materials in English, Cambodian, Chinese, Korean, Russian, Somali, Spanish, and Vietnamese for the Seattle, Washington community. Retrieved October 9, 2008 from http://www.metrokc.gov/health/VPAT/downloads.htm
 
Queensland Government. (2005). Informed consent - Multilingual information: 12 important questions to ask about your surgery, Anaesthetic - Patient information, & General consent. Available in Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Croatian, Farsi, Serbian, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved March 31, 2009 from http://www.health.qld.gov.au/informedconsent/multi_info.asp
 
Queensland Health- Multicultural Health Resources (2008). Health information in your language. An option of 54 different languages from African, Asian, and European countries.  Choose language, then choose topic. Retrieved October 9, 2008 from http://www.health.qld.gov.au/multicultural/public/language.asp#language
 

Queensland Health. (2006). Queensland Health: Transcultural mental health centre: Multilingual resources. Six sets of multilingual brochures for mental health professionals. Available in languages such as Arabic, Bosnian, Cambodian, Chinese, English, Greek, Italian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 9, 2008 from http://www.health.qld.gov.au/pahospital/qtmhc/multilingual.asp

 
Queensland Health. (2007). Qld transcultural mental health centre multilingual brochure catalogue. A variety of brochures available in languages such as Arabic, Bosnian, Cambodian, Chinese, Croatian, Dutch, Farsi, Greek, Finnish, Japanese, Korean, Samoan,Serbian, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese, among others. (42 pages). Retrieved October 9, 2008 from http://www.health.qld.gov.au/pahospital/qtmhc/docs/brochurecatalogue.pdf
 

QuitNow. (2006). Quit in Your Language. Provides general information regarding smoking and quitting in Greek, Italian, Arabic, Turkish, Chinese, Spanish, Korean and Vietnamese. Retrieved June 3, 2008, from http://www.quitnow.info.au
/internet/quitnow/publishing.nsf/Content/quitters-languages

 
Refugee Assessment and Guidance Unit - RAGU. (2008). Guide for refugees and asylum seekers. Guide provides information on education, training, and employment for refugees and asylum seekers living in England and Wales in English, Arabic, Farsi, French, Pashto, Somali, Sorani, Tigrinian, Turkish, and Urdu. Retrieved October 9, 2008 from http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ragu/ragus-publications.cfm/div%3e#1
 
Refugee Council - London, England. (2008). Domestic violence - Do you need help? Available in Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, English, Farsi, French, Kurdish (Sorani), Portuguese, Pushto, Russian, Somali, Tamil, Tigrignia, Turkish, and Urdu. Retrieved November 3, 2008 from http://www.refugeecouncil.org.uk/practice/multilingual/advisers/support/domestic_violence.htm
 
Refugee Council. (n.d.). Refugee Council multilingual website. Languages: English Portuguese, Albanian, French, Russian, Turkish, Amharic, Arabic, Somali, Tigrignia, Dari, Farsi, Kurdish Sorani, Pushto, Punjabi, Tamil, Urdu, Chinese, & Vietnamese. Retrieved March 10, 2009 from http://languages.refugeecouncil.org.uk/index.htm
 
Refugee Health Information Network - RHIN. (2007). Multilingual health information for refugees and their health providers. Health information in multiple languages. This site provides information in a large variety of languages in audio, video, and print format on multiple topics. Retrieved October 9, 2008 from http://www.rhin.org/health_info.aspx 
 
Reproductive Health Response in Conflict Consortium (RHRC). (2007). Resources in Arabic. Retrieved June 26, 2008, from http://www.rhrc.org/arabic/resources.html
 

The Royal Women's Hospital. (2006). The Women's: Victoria, Australia - Multilingual fact sheets. This site provides health information in Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Bosnian, Chinese, Craotian, Farsi Filipino, German, Greek, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Lao, Macedonian, Polish, Portuguese, Russina, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Thai, Tigrinian, Turkish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 9, 2008 from http://www.thewomens.org.au/MultilingualFactSheets

 
SAMHSA's NCADI Library. (n.d.). USDHHS, Repository of alcohol and drug use information, it provides publications in different languages, including Spanish, Chinese, Cambodian, Vietnamese, and Korean. (These publications are available for a fee.) Retrieved June 3, 2008 from http://ncadistore.samhsa.gov/catalog/audiences.aspx?
 
San Francisco Department of Public Health. (2007). Newcomers Health Program. Newcomers reports and materials. Information in Russian and/or about Russian immigrants. Retrieved July 9, 2008, from http://www.dph.sf.ca.us/chpp/newcomers/newreports.shtml
 
Select Wisely. (2008). Food and travel translation cards for communicating food allergies and other health problems. Available in English, French, Spanish, German, French, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Russian, Swedish, Thai, Portuguese, Chinese, Hong kong, Arabic, Croatian, Czech, Farsi, Hindi, Khmer, Korean, Norwegian, Swahili, Turkish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved November 26, 2008 from http://www.selectwisely.com/select_wisely/
 
Sexuality Education Resource Centre - SERC Manitoba (Canada). (2006). Links to sites with French materials available and Get the facts about sexually transmitted diseases and other downloadable pamphlets in Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Dinka, English, Farsi, Filipino, German, Hindi, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Serbo-Croatian, Spanish, Swahili, Ukranian, Urdu, and Vietnamese. Retrieved December 1, 2008 from http://www.serc.mb.ca/content/article/Resources?market=GE&topic=SE&subject=
 
Sheboygan County Health and Human Services. Services & information and Public health publications. Available in English, Spanish, and Hmong. Retrieved January 21, 2009 from http://www.co.sheboygan.wi.us/html/d_hhs_pblchlth.html
 
South Texas College. (2003). A Su Salud, Health Information in Spanish  (A Community College Library site with multiple links to Spanish- language health materials, search engines, and much more.) Retrieved June 3, 2008 from http://www.southtexascollege.edu/lrc/Library/webdirectory/asusalud.htm
 
Spanish Cancer Resources. (2003). Links to various Information resources on cancer in Spanish. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from http://www.cancerindex.org/clinks5j.htm
 
Spartanburg County (South Carolina) Office of Emergency Management. (2006). Foreign language emergency preparedness library. Provides links to information in Arabic, Cambodian, Chinese, Farsi, French, Hmong, Japanese, Korean, Laotian, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 15, 2008 from http://www.scoem.org/format.html
 
Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library. (n.d.). The 24 languages project: Consumer health brochures in multiple languages. Provides access to over 200 brochures in Arabic, Armenian, Cambodian, Chinese, Croatian, English, Farsi, French, German, Haitian-Creole, Hmong, Japanese, Korean, Laotian,  Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Samoan, Serbo-Croatian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, Tongan, and Vietnamese.  Retrieved September 29, 2008 from http://library.med.utah.edu/24languages/
 

SPIRAL-Selected Patient Information Resources in Asian Languages. (2008). SPIRAL from Tufts University provides access to consumer health information in the following Asian languages: Chinese, Hmong,  Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Laotian, Thai, and Vietnamese. Retrieved June 3, 2008, from http://www.library.tufts.edu/hsl/spiral

 
Stampino, V.G. (2007). Improving access to multilingual health information for newcomers to Canada. JCHLA / JABSC - Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association, 28, 15-18. Retrieved September 3, 2008, from http://pubs.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/jchla/jchla28/c07-003.pdf
 

The Stanford Health Library. (n.d.). Provides links to multilingual health information by language. Available in 59 languages. Retrieved October 15, 2008, from http://healthlibrary.stanford.edu/resources/foreign/_intro.html

 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (2004). The DASIS report: Facilities providing substance abuse treatment in languages other than English. Retrieved October 15, 2008 from http://www.drugabusestatistics.samhsa.gov/2k3/LanguageTX/lang.htm

 

The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. (2008). Breast self-exam (BSE) cards in English, Spanish, African American, Arabic/English, Chinese/English, French, German/English, Italian, Korean, Russian/English, and Vietnamese.  Also 14 topic cards on a variety of breast cancer issues available in Spanish. Retrieved October 15, 2008 from http://cms.komen.org/Komen/AboutBreastCancer/Resources/DownloadBSECards

 

Swedish Medical Center Pregnancy Foresight Project. (2003). A resource for preconception and prenatal education. Printable materials in English, Spanish, Ukrainian, Somali, Russian, Korean, Traditional Chinese, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 15, 2008, from http://www.swedishmedical.org/PregnancyForesight/Home.html

 

Texas State Department of Health. (2008). Diabetes & Nutrition Handbook, available in Spanish. Retrieved June 5, 2008 from h http://www.ndep.nih.gov/diabetes/pubs/spanishcatalog.htm

 
Thailand Burma Border Consortium - TBBC. (n.d.). Nutrition reports and resources. Available in English, Thai, and Burmese. (228 pages). Retrieved September 16, 2008, from http://www.tbbc.org/resources/resources.htm#nutrition
 
Tobacco Products Directive of European Commission. (2001). Pictorial health warnings - Background information. Available in languages native to these countries: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czec Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands, & United Kingdom. Retrieved December 4, 2008 from http://ec.europa.eu/health/ph_determinants/life_style/Tobacco/pictorial_warnings_en.htm
 

U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. (2007). Article discussing free brochures in Spanish and English regarding which medical checkups are nedded to stay healthy. Retrieved September 5, 2007 from http://www.healthfinder.gov/news/newsstory.asp?docID=603117

 
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. (n.d.). Resources for new immigrants. Available in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Urdu, and Vietnamese. Retrieved November 3, 2008 from http://www.uscis.gov/portal/site/uscis
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U.S. Committee for Refugees & Immigrants - USCRI. (2008). Food and nutrition handouts. Available in Amharic, Arabic, Burmese, English, Farsi, French, Haitian, Hmong, Karen, Kirundi, Nepalese, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Russian, and Vietnamese. Retrieved December 1, 2008 from http://www.refugees.org/article.aspx?id=1818
 

U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - USCRI. (2008). USCRI Healthy Refugee toolkit downloads covering communicable diseases, domestic violence, health care, hygiene, maternal and child health, nutrition related diseases, respiratory diseases, and women's health in Arabic, Ahmeric, Bosnian, Burmese, English, Farsi, French, Haitain Creole, Hmong, Karen, Kirundi, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, and Vietnamese. Retrieved December 1, 2008 from http://www.refugees.org/article.aspx?id=1854

 

U.S. Department of Food Safety. (2008). Other languages documents. Documents regarding food safety in Chinese, simplified and tradiational, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Portuguege, Russian, and Spanish. Retrieved October 15, 2008 from http://www.foodsafety.gov/~fsg/fsglang.html

 
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (2007). Office for civil rights general information fact sheets. Offered on Chinese, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese. Retrieved July 3, 2008, from http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/factsheets/
 

U.S. Department of Justice. (2004). 2004 Census Test- Language identification flashcard. Available in 38 different languages. Retrieved October 15, 2008 from http://www.usdoj.gov/crt/cor/Pubs/ISpeakCards2004.pdf

 
U.S. Food & Drug Administration - FDA. (2007). Other language documents. Selected documents from the Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition available in English, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, & Thai. Retrieved December 2, 2008 from http://vm.cfsan.fda.gov/~mow/language.html 
 

U.S. Food and Drug Administration - FDA. (2002). My Medicines, Office of Women's Health. In Arabic, Cambodian, Chinese, Hmong, Japanese, Korean, Laotian, Polish, Samoan, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, & Vietnamese Retrieved December 2, 2008, from http://www.fda.gov/womens/taketimetocare/mymeds.html

 

U.S. Food and Drug Administration - FDA. (n.d.). Foreign language documents. Consumer publications in Spanish. Retrieved December 2, 2008 from http://www.fda.gov/oia/foreigndocs.htm

 

U.S. Food and Drug Administration. (2008). FDA food and cosmetic international/foreign language documents and videos. Various materials offered in languages such as Chinese, English, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Polish, Portuguese, and Spanish. Retrieved October 15, 2008, from http://www.cfsan.fda.gov/~mow/internat.html

 
University of Arizona Southwest Borderlands. (n.d.). Resource center. Resources for the general public in English and Spanish. Retrieved November 17, 2008 from http://www.public.asu.edu/~cbaldwi1/swborderlands/resource.htm
 

University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health Center for Weight and Health. (n.d.). Reducing Risk of Childhood Overweight Among Immigrant Families from Asia.   Asian language pamphlets in Cambodian, Chinese, Hmong, Korean, Laotian, Vietnamese, and English. Retrieved June 3, 2008 from http://www.cnr.berkeley.edu/cwh/activities/asian_lang_publications.shtml

 

University of Minnesota Extension Service. (2007). Info-U Documents: Documents about families, gardens, farms, food, homes, yards, and the environment in Spanish, English, Somali and Hmong, click on the language. Retrieved June 3, 2008 from http://www.extension.umn.edu/info-u/

 

University of Minnesota Extension Service. (2008). Positive discipline: A guide for parents. Available in Hmong, Somali, and Spanish. Retrieved October 15, 2008, from http://www.extension.umn.edu/distribution/familydevelopment/DE8095.html

 

University of Minnesota Extension Service. (2008). Info-U Documents: Hmong. Retrieved June 5, 2008 from http://www.extension.umn.edu/titles.html?areaid=2&categoryID=151

 

University of Minnesota Extension Service. (2008). Info-U Documents: Somali. Retrieved June 5, 2008 from http://www.extension.umn.edu/titles.html?areaid=2&categoryID=152

 

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - UPMC. (2008). UPMC Center for International Patient RelationsThis site provides information to people from more than 30 nations and offers interpretation services. Assistance provided in Arabic, Italian, Russian, Spanish, and Turkish. Retrieved October 15, 2008 from http://internationalpatients.upmc.com/

 

University of Wisconsin, UW Health. (2006). Seven ways to size up your servings. Nutritional information in English and Spanish. Retrieved September 5, 2007 from http://www.uwhealth.org/storage/diabetes_sevenwaystosizeupservings.pdf

 
USAID - Maximizing Access & Quality - MAQ Web. (n.d.). MAQ Tools. USAID FP/HIV Integration guidelines available in English, French, Spanish, & Russian. Checklist to rule oout pregnancy available in English, Spanish, and French. Retrieved December 8, 2008 from http://www.maqweb.org/maqtools.shtml
 

Utah Department of Health. (2005). Bio-terrorism and emergency preparedness. Provides information in Spanish. Retrieved October 15, 2008 from
http://health.utah.gov/bt/video/SpanishplanningGuide.html

 

Utah Department of Health. (n.d.). Multicultural Education Manuals. Provides information about diabetes in Arabic, Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin), English, Farsi, Korean, Navajo, Portuguese, Russian, Samoan, Serbo Croatian, Spanish, Tongan, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 15, 2008, from http://health.utah.gov/diabetes/resourcesmain/multicultmanuals.htm

 

Utah Department of Health., Department of Multicultural Health. (n.d.). Provides health information in 34 languages on 20 different topics from arthritis to tobacco. Retrieved June 2, 2008, from  http://www.health.utah.gov/cmh/multilinguallibrary.htm

 

Vermont Department of Health. (2005). Refugee health program- Translated fact sheets. Better health and cancer screening fact sheets in English, French, Russian, Serbo-Croatian/Bosnian, and Vietnamese and Infectious disease fact sheets in French, Serbo-Croatian/Bosnian, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 16, 2008 from http://healthvermont.gov/local/rhealth/rh_fact.aspx

 
Victorian Government Health Information. (2007). Health translations directory. Search by keyword and by multiple different languages. Available in Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Assyrian,  Bengali, Bosnian, Burmese, Cantonese, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Dari, Dinka, Dutch, Farsi, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hmong, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Khmer,  Korean, Kurdish, Lao, Macedonian, Malaysian, Maltese, Mandarin, Maori, Oromo, Pashtu, Polish, Portuguese, Pukapuka, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian,  Samoan, Serbian, Sinhalese, Somali, Sorani, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Tetum, Thai, Tigrynia, Tongan, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 16, 2008 from http://www.healthtranslations.vic.gov.au/
 

Victorian Government Health Information. (2008). In Your Language. Provides infectious diseases fact sheets in Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian, Cambodian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Greek, Italian, Laotian, Pashtu, Portuguese, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Thai, Tigrigna, Turkish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October16, 2008 from http://www.health.vic.gov.au/ideas/diseases/language.htm

 

Vietnamese Community Health Promotion Project. (n.d.). University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine. Health information in Vietnamese. Retrieved June 2, 2008, from http://www.suckhoelavang.org/main.html

 
Virginia Department of Health. (2006). CLAS Act Virginia - Culturally and linguistically appropriate health care services. Offers a variety of translated materials including in emergency preparedness response information in Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Chinese, English, Farsi, Hindi, Indonesian, Korean, Russian, Serbo-Croation, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Tigrinya, Urdu, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 16, 2008 from http://www.vdh.state.va.us/ohpp/clasact/TVM.aspx
 
Virginia Department of Health. (2009). Family planning and birth control - Publications. Available in English and Spanish. Retrieved March 19, 2009 from http://www.vahealth.org/familyplanning/publications.htm
 

von Baeyer, C.L. (2001). The faces pain scale - Revised (English and French). Peadiatric Pain Sourcebook. (4 pages). Retrieved November 16, 2008 from
http://painsourcebook.ca/pdfs/pps92.pdf

 

Washington State Department of Health. (2007). Translated materials. Offers department of health publications and in languages such as Amharic, Arabic, Cambodian, Chinese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Somali, and Vietnamese about drinking water, food safety, emergency prepardedness, salmonella, tobacco, WIC, and West Nile Virus. Retrieved October 16, 2008, from http://www.doh.wa.gov/translated_materials.htm

 
Washington State Department of Health. (2008). Public health emergency preparedness and response.  Fact sheets for the general public. Offers information on a variety of topics in languages such as Cambodian, Chinese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 16, 2008, from http://www.doh.wa.gov/phepr/factsheets.htm
 
Washington State Department of Social & Health Services - DSHS, Mental Health Division - MHD. (2006). Mental health advance directives. Available in English, Cambodian, Chinese, Korean, Laotian, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 23, 2008 from http://www1.dshs.wa.gov/Mentalhealth/advdirectives.shtml
 

Weill Cornell Medical Library. (2005). Consumer health and patient education resources in languages other than English. Russian and Spanish specific materials and other materials available in Cambodian, Chinese, English, Korean, Laotian, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 16, 2008 from http://library2.med.cornell.edu/Guides/consumerhealth.html

 
Wilson Owens, C. & Reines, L. (2006). Translated nurse-to-patient communicating pages. Ethnomed - Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington. Basic communication aid to health care providers (3 pages including English and target language). Available in Amharic, Arabic, Chinese (simplified and traditional), Farsi, Greek, Khmer, Korean, Lao, Oromo, Polsih, Romainian, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, and Tigrinya. Retrieved October 23, 2008 from http://ethnomed.org/patient_ed/communication/index.html
 

World Education. (2000). Culture, health, and literacy: Ethnic health resource list. Lists of brochures in Thai, Cambodian, Laotian, Hmong, Vietnamese. Retrieved October 16, 2008 from http://healthliteracy.worlded.org/docs/culture/materials/websites_006.html

 

World Education. (2006). Health and literacy special collection. A list of health education materials in Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian, Cambodian/Khmer, Chinese, Croatian, Farsi/Persian, Filipino, French, Haitain Creole, Hindi, Hmong, Italian, Korean, Laotian, Nuer, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Samoan, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, Tongan, and Vietnamese. Retrieved October 16, 2008 from http://www.worlded.org/us/health/lincs/index_language_n_z.html

 

World Health Organization - WHO. (2007). Clinical management of rape survivors: Developing protocols for use with refugees and internally displaced persons, 2007. (78 pages). Retrieved August 27, 2008, from http://www.unhcr.org/protect/PROTECTION/403a0b7f4.pdf (English version). http://www.unhcr.org/protect/PROTECTION/46e54cdc2.pdf (Arabic edition).  

 
World Health Organization - WHO. (2007). Multilingualism: Plan of action. (4 pages). Retrieved October 16, 2008, from http://www.who.int/gb/ebwha/pdf_files/EB121/B121_6-en.pdf 
 
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