Translated resources

If you're looking for translated information about cancer screening, COVID-19, drug and alcohol, mental health support and more, please see the tabs below.

I don't speak English:

If you need support in your language, call Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS) National on 131 450 or visit tisnational.gov.au to access an interpreter. TIS National covers more than 100 languages and is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for the cost of a local call.

Cancer screening videos and resources in multiple languages

A number of 'Screening Saves Lives' videos have been developed by South Eastern Sydney Local Health District for South-East Asian, Nepalese, and Bangladeshi communities.

Factsheets about cancer screening are also available for download in the following languages, thanks to Central and Eastern Sydney PHN:

COVID-19 information and resources in your language
'Where can I get help when alcohol or drugs are a problem?' videos

Your Room, the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD), and Illawarra Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Local Drug Action Team have translated a series of 'Where can I get help when alcohol or drugs are a problem?' videos into the following languages:

These videos recently won the 'Transforming Patient Experience' category in the NSW Health Awards.

Multicultural smoking quitline services

The Multicultural Health Communication Service provides free, confidential, and tailored telephone advice to assist smokers in the quitting process.

  • Arabic – call 1300 784 803
  • Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin) – call 1300 784 836
  • Korean – call 1300 784 823 (leave a message to be called back by a Quitline Advisor with an interpreter)
  • Vietnamese – call 1300 784 865

Drug and alcohol treatment services are a key priority for COORDINARE. Find out more on our Drug and alcohol health priority page.

Multilingual mental health resources

Mental health and suicide prevention are key priorities at COORDINARE. Find out more on our Mental health and suicide prevention page.

Other resources which may be helpful

Need an interpreter? Call Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS) National on 131 450 or visit tisnational.gov.au.