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We aim to improve the health and well being of people from refugee and migrant backgrounds

We do this by working with services from the health, community and local government to help improve the way they engage with their clients from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds

Our Services

Training

Our professional development workshops are specifically designed to improve the way in which you work with people from refugee and migrant backgrounds.

Multicultural Health and Support Service

We aim to prevent HIV, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections in refugee and migrant communities, asylum seekers and mobile populations.

Knowledge Hub

Here you will find resources on cultural competence, health literacy, language services and sexual health.

Cultural Consultancy

We can work with your organisation on projects, resource-development, social marketing, research – anything which requires our expert knowledge of how to engage with refugee and migrant communities.

Our Expertise

Project Management

The Health Translations Directory aims to improve the health of people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. We do this by providing health professionals and community members with reliable, accurate, and up to date health information in many different languages.

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Cultural Competence

Cultural competence is our expertise
We can help you become more culturally competent through:

  • our training programs
  • cultural competence audit
  • cultural competence resources

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Health Literacy

We focus on health literacy
We offer training, consultancy and resources to improve the health literacy of people in Australia. Our services include:

  • health literacy course
  • health literacy workshops
  • health literacy resources

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Sexual Health & blood-borne viruses

We are experienced in sexual health and blood-borne viruses.  We focus on sexual health and blood-borne viruses in the Multicultural Health and Support Service:

  • Multicultural Sexual Health Network Forum
  • Multicultural Community Action Network
  • Youth Ambassadors Program

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