Summary of main study findings.
| Vietnamese participants compared with Australian participants|
|(1) Have different perceptions of early childhood development.|
|(2) Stigmatise mental and physical conditions more.|
|(3) Regard general practitioner as the primary as first point of call for children’s health issues.|
|(4) Have little knowledge of available community child health services and do not tend to utilise these services apart from home visiting and antenatal services.|
|(5) Have little knowledge of allied health professionals’ roles.|
|(6) Are less satisfied with community health services they have had contact with previously.|