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Multilingual Links

Most of these resources are downloadable; some are available for sale. Topics include health, nutrition, parenting, etc.

Attachment Across Cultures
Multilingual resource sheets have been developed, containing concrete resources for the use of service providers in community, health and social service agencies, in supporting parents to maintain effective attachment

Canada’s Food Guide, Health Canada
Translated Versions of the Guide: 10 different languages in addition to English and French. Languages: Arabic, Chinese, Farsi (Persian), Korean, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil and Urdu

My Food Guide: An interactive tool to personalize the information found in Canada's Food Guide. Languages: Arabic, Chinese (traditional and simplified), English, Farsi, French, Korean, Russian, Punjabi, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil and Urdu.

Canadian Association of Family Resource Programs (FRP Canada)
Multilingual resource sheets for parents on topics that include: building active habits, family routines, supporting children’s play and promoting positive behaviour. Languages: Arabic, Chinese (simplified and traditional), English, French, Hindi, Punjabi, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil and Vietnamese.

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Multilingual resources regarding mental health

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, The
Multilingual & Multicultural Resources about high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease and stroke. Languages: Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin), Hindi, Ojibwe, Ojicree, Punjabi, Tamil and Urdu

Montreal Children’s Hospital
Family Resource Library - Links to sites provide health-related information in other languages than French or English.

NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service, Government of New South Wales, Australia
Information and services to assist health professionals to communicate with non English speaking communities
Multilingual resource sheets on health, parenting and other family matters.

Ontario Early Years Centres
A multilingual library of information on early childhood development and health for the first six years of a child's life. Languages: Armenian, Bengali, Chinese, English, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Korean, Japanese, Macedonian, Maltese, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Ukrainian and Urdu

People for Education
Tip sheets for parent-teacher interviews, and other materials available in 15 languages
Languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, Farsi, Filipino, French, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Tamil, Tirginya and Urdu.

Public Health Agency of Canada
Taking Care of You and Your Baby. A guide for new mothers with babies from infancy to toddler age. Guide available for download in ten

The Peel Postpartum Mood Disorder Program
Tip sheets about depression and anxiety after birth of a child. Tip sheets available in thirteen languages.

Transforming Lives
Talk To Your Baby has produced a series of quick tips for parents and practitioners to help children develop good talking and listening skills. Each sheet is available in thirteen languages.

Trillium Health Services
Materials in video and text (English, Punjabi and Urdu) about topics that include: caring for your first baby, feeding your baby, keeping baby safe, caring for yourself, community resources and website links.

Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia
Multilingual brochures for parents on topics that include: children and play; choosing child care; helping children learn language; settlement and cultural adaptation. Languages: Chinese, English, Farsi, French, Korean, Japanese, Punjabi, Serbo-Croatian, Spanish and Vietnamese (not all brochures are available in all languages yet)

Mothercraft College
A collection of 12 informative lectures for practitioners working with newcomer families that focus on issues for families with infants under six years of age. The collection of lectures are available to view in English and French.


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