Health

Dorset Race Equality Councils works with NHS Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole to provide health information of value to black and minority ethnic people living and working in the area.  Current campaigns and topical information is published on the home page and recent ones can be accessed from the HEALTH link in the sidebar. For information on how to access local provision (doctors, hospitals, dentists, pharmacies) download this leaflet or visit  NHS Choices and for information common ailments and their treatments visit NHS Direct.

You can also download leaflets on how to “Using your local NHS” in Easy read English, Polish, Arabic, Spanish and Portuguese.

The links below will take you to information on specific minority ethnic health issues.