Author(s): Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

Date Last Reviewed: November 30, 2011

These videos were produced by the Refugee Preventive Health Program of Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (contractor Mind’s Eye Productions).  This program teaches newcomer refugees how to properly access medical care, get immunizations, use medications, and live a healthy lifestyle.  Although some of the information provided is specific to Colorado, much of the material can be of value to immigrants and refugees nationwide.

This video is available in 9 languages (English, French, Karen, Burmese, Nepali, Arabic, Somali, Swahili, and Kirundi); 4 of the languages are posted on the EthnoMed YouTube Channel (with permission).

To request a copy of the DVD, please contact Leslie Douglass at the Refugee Health Education Center: or (720) 956-2171.