Translated resources and interpreters

Calvary translated resources

Rights and Responsibilities brochures


Arabic

Chinese
Simplified

Chinese
Traditional

Greek

Italian

Vietnamese

 

Rights and Responsibilities brochure – English


English

 

Vietnamese Aged Care Accommodation Brochure

Calvary Flora MacDonald Retirement Community, South Australia

 

Other translated resources

In addition to our translated health information, other aged care, health and medical translated resources are available for friends and relatives of non-English speaking people. These include:

  • ‘My Aged Care’ provides translated resources to help older people find information about health services and what to do to receive them.
  • The Palliative Care Association Victoria provides translated Palliative care resources. Palliative care supports people with a life limiting illness and their families to live, die and grieve well.
  • NPS Medicineswise provides translated resources about safe use of medicines

Interpreters

TIS National Free Interpreting Service

 131 450 within Australia

The Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS)  is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
If you think a relative, friend or client may need an interpreter, encourage them to use one by asking the receptionist, doctor or pharmacist. Give them details of the language, dialect and gender needed. They can then organise an interpreter.

Directory of Accredited Practitioners of Translating and Interpreting

 1300 557 470 within Australia

National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters (NAATI)