Working with People from New and Emerging Communities” factsheet provides information on:


  • Definition of new and emerging communities
  • Population profile
  • Key contacts
  • Health literacy of new and emerging communities
  • Resources for health professionals
  • Strategies for working with people from new and emerging communities


Fact Sheet for Health Professionals (To access this Fact sheet need to login with NSW health email)



The fact sheet has been individually developed for each LHD with contacts for local services. The factsheet was prepared by the NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service, with input from other key stakeholders, including the Multicultural Health Services, NSW Refugee Health Service, Health Care Interpreter Services and the Ministry of Health.