Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Voices of the Somali Community

Authors/Editors

Lewis, Toby
Basra, Ahmed
Hussein, Khadija

Publisher(s)

Seattle, WA: Cross Cultural Heatlh Care Program (CCHCP)

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

January 1996, 5 pages

Description of Resource

Provides demographic and cultural background on the Somali community in Seattle, Washington, focusing on its experience gaining access to health care services. This survey is intended to help health care providers offer culturally appropriate care and contains suggestions that health care professionals can follow to work more effectively with their Somali patients.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.passporthealthplan.com/pdf/provider/services/cals/somali-voice.pdf