Government Advice and guidance page on the health needs of migrant patients from Ukraine for healthcare practitioners.
Refugee Integration Service (RIS) is a provision especially for people who in the last 9 months have been granted Humanitarian Protection, Refugee Leave or other Leave to Remain status. You can get support and guidance around what steps to take now that you have been given the right to reside in the UK
Below are three Cultural Sensitivity Sheets by HealthProm as part of the VCS Emergencies Partnership; one in English and one in Ukrainian.
Download: Migrant Health Primary Care New Patient assessment Checklist with Ukraine headings
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Mental Health and wellbeing:
provides direct mental health and linguistic support across Greater Manchester and have worked with a number of organisations. Previously, they have supported with Afghan evacuees and arrivals across GM
Thrive LDN have also produced a guide to supporting the mental health and wellbeing of Afghan refugees
Trauma Research UK's Grounding Techniques - coping strategies to help return your focus to the present moment and calm emotions of a panic attack, PTSD/trauma flashback, distressing memory or anxious thought. https://traumaresearchuk.org/grounding-techniques/ Good Thinking's digital wellbeing service - Good Thinking provides free digital tools to help with anxiety, low mood, sleeping difficulties and stress https://www.good-thinking.uk/