Resources

Please find attached below some useful resources that can help when accessing interpreting services:

 

Interpretation and Translation policy - An overview of the local interpreting and translation policy used by NHS organisations.

 

Improving the Health of Asylum Seekers – An Overview - A research paper on how health of asylum seekers can be improved.

 

Ethnicity and Race fact file - Information regarding the ethnic make up of the North East

 

National Occupational Standards for Interpreting - The National Occupational Standards in Interpreting set out what individuals need to do, and the knowledge and skills they need, to be competent professional interpreters