Please find linked below translations of the letter sent out on 29th of May from Edinburgh council.
Here is a link to additional language information on the bear hunt P1 transition.
If you do not speak english and need translation help to read the back to school letter below please use this link.
We have a nice song to remind you how to keep cleaning those hands and if you go to the website it’s in lots of languages.
If you want to listen in another language you can mute the video and play the sound for that language.
How people whose first or preferred language is not English can access
COVID-19 information on NHS inform channels
People whose first or preferred language is not English can get information about
coronavirus (COVID-19) in Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, Polish, Romanian, Slovak and Urdu on
NHS inform. Spanish and Punjabi translations will be added shortly.
All the translations are
published here: www.nhsinform.scot/coronavirus– please keep checking for updates.
People living in Scotland who don’t have any symptoms but are looking for general
information can call the coronavirus helpline. If you’re a non-English speaker you can still use
this service. Phone: 0800 028 2816, tell the call handler that you need an interpreter, give the
name of your preferred language and you will be connected to Language Line interpreter.
You will not have to pay for this
Below are links to two documents for EAL and BME support and resources.
If you are having trouble finding or understanding the support and information on this websites due to language barriers we can try to find you bilingual support if you get in contact.
- BME Support Services – a list organisations which particularly cater for black and minority ethnic families
- EAL Free Early Years online resources to support learning at home – bilingual stories, rhymes and songs
Today the BBC ASIAN NETWORK tweeted out a video in 7 Asian languages telling you how to access their COVID-19 information videos in those languages.
That message video is linked here below
The actual information Videos can be found on the BBC Asian Network Twitter here
And on facebook.
Here are the links to the message videos in each language as below.