New and Emerging Communities Leadership Program tender

The Office of Multicultural Affairs and Citizenship is seeking a training provider to develop and deliver the New and Emerging Communities Leadership Program. The Program will provide training to build the leadership skills and capacity of

Would your organisation like to take part in

Would your organisation like to take part in an exciting new project being undertaken by Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria? ECCV is undertaking a project to develop and deliver a community education program that will raise

Useful resources

DonateLife resources DonateLife has produced a new suite of resources in 18 languages to help culturally and linguistically diverse communities with family discussion and decision-making about organ and tissue donation. The new translated resources include the

Free Breast Health Information Sessions

Free Breast Health Information Sessions Sessions available in: Arabic, Cantonese, Greek, Italian, Mandarin, Vietnamese and plain English. Other languages also available with an interpreter. FREE information sessions to learn about: Breast cancer risk factors Ways to

Free Quit Smoking – Breathe Well Information Sessions

Free Quit Smoking – Breathe Well Information Sessions Sessions available in: Arabic, Cantonese, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Mandarin, Turkish, Vietnamese and plain English. Other languages also available with an interpreter. FREE information sessions to learn about: The

Let’s Talk About Gambling in Multicultural Communities forum

The ECCV held a forum during Responsible Gambling Awareness Week titled Let’s Talk About Gambling in Multicultural Communities. During the forum, the latest research report on Chinese and Tamil migrant perceptions towards gambling was launched, courtesy

The Futures Project

The Futures Project, aimed at enhancing value, viability and sustainability for multicultural and ethno-specific community organisations in Victorian is an Ethnic Communities' Council of Victoria (ECCV) initiative that aims to provide a strategic and practical support over

Nominate for Victorian Senior of the Year

Nominations for the Victorian Senior of the Year awards are now open. Nominations will be accepted until Friday 11 July 2014. The awards recognise the women and men, aged 60 and over, whose volunteer involvement supports

Palliative care demystified in community education sessions

Dorothy Yiu OAM has worked with cancer sufferers and their families for almost 20 years on a voluntary basis. She’s seen up close how palliative care can help relieve suffering, including physical and emotional pain for

Palliative care brings relief to families

Josie Pallett is a bilingual health worker about to deliver her first palliative care education session to the Italian community as part of the ECCV/PCV/MCWH Culturally Responsive Palliative Care Project. In this interview she tells us

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