The Bridge Clinic provides public health screening and short-term primary health care for sponsored refugees and refugee claimants until they find a family doctor in their community. Interpreters are available for booked appointments.
Other resources to help refugees access health care services
Need a patient handout on diabetes in Farsi? Looking for a Spanish-speaking dentist in Vancouver who offers reduced fees? Visit www.refugeehealth.ca, a practical resource for health care professionals who provide care to refugees in British Columbia.
The website is sponsored and maintained by VCH Bridge Clinic as a source of contacts, services and information of interest to refugees, refugee claimants and the friends and service providers who support them.
?The clinic is open to sponsored refugees during their first year in Canada, and refugee claimants through the end of their legal process.