COVID-19 vaccine information in various community languages

Vaccine misinformation and delay among ethnic minority communities is fast becoming an issue in the fight against COVID-19. Here, we share downloadable leaflets and multimedia materials to help share the message that vaccines are safe.
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Supporting COVID-19 Vaccine uptake during Ramadan

The Islamic holy month of Ramadan is an important time for practising Muslims that
involves a month of fasting, worship and community celebration.

The NHS has produced a guidance document to help support the uptake of the COVID-19 vaccine during the month of Ramadan. With key messages, advice, and resources for sharing with the community.

Guidance - COVID-19 Vaccine during Ramadan

Is there COVID-19 vaccine information available in community languages?

Yes, the NHS has come forward to help reassure communities that COVID-19 vaccines are safe. To help, clinicians have recorded messages in some of the most commonly spoken languages.

Videos have been produced in various languages and are available here

Dr Harmandeep Singh, cardiology consultant at Ealing Hospital, speaking in Punjabi
Covid Vaccine – full (myth busting) information video (Urdu)
Covid Vaccine – full (myth busting) information video (Bengali)

COVID-19 vaccination: a guide for older adults

Information for eligible adults on COVID-19 vaccination. The following link provides downloadable leaflets in community languages as a guide to the COVID -19 vaccination for older adults. 

Community languages downloadable leaflets - COVID-19 vaccination for older adults

 Leaflets

Example downloadable leaflet vaccination guide for older adults in Bengali. 

Note - All leaflets are available in an accessible format on request. 

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COVID-19 vaccination: what to expect after vaccination

Information for people who have had their first COVID-19 vaccination. The following link provides downloadable leaflets in community languages on what to expect after vaccination in various languages. 

Community languages downloadable leaflets - What to expect after your COVID-19 vaccination

 Leaflets

Example downloadable leaflet vaccination guide what to expect after your vaccination_ in Hindi. 

Note - All leaflets are available in an accessible format on request. 

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If you have any further questions or require any support in regards to the COVID-19 vaccine, please visit:

https://www.bswccg.nhs.uk/latest-covid-19-updates

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-vaccination/coronavirus-vaccine/

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