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Refugee Week 2022

Refugee Week 2022

Refugee Week, Coordinated by the Refugee Council of Australia, is Australia’s peak annual activity to inform the public about refugees and celebrate their positive contributions to Australian society. Honouring Richmond’s vibrant and dynamic Vietnamese Australian...
CEH Blog – Health Literacy with Siri

CEH Blog – Health Literacy with Siri

Siri is passionate about increasing engagement of marginalised and harder to find groups in the community with local services and government. For the last 15 years Siri has specialised in community development with migrant and refugee communities. At CEH Siri...
June Health Translations Newsletter

June Health Translations Newsletter

We have just published the Health Translations June news with the latest multilingual resources on Covid-19 vaccines, the Australian health system, migraines, hepatitis, women’s health, mental health, family violence, parenting, disability, LGBTIQA+, online safety,...
May Health Translations Newsletter

May Health Translations Newsletter

The May 2022  Health Translations newsletter has arrived! As a key stakeholder with important connections across Victoria’s multicultural community it is important we keep you up-to-date with new or updated translated resources related to: Covid-19...
VicHealth funding to support young people

VicHealth funding to support young people

We’ve been selected by VicHealth for a ‘community engagement expertise to reduce alcohol harm’ grant to work with young people of African background in the City of Yarra. The project (until June 2023) will recruit 10 young people to co-design resources and...
CEH Training Blog – Interview with Bicultural Counsellor Iman Al Alami

CEH Training Blog – Cross-Cultural Communication & Me

Traditional Circassian wedding attire. I grew up  in a multicultural family in Jordan, then migrated to Australia in my mid 20’s. This journey has undoubtedly influenced how I communicate today. My parents are from contrasting cultures. My mom’s Circassian; an...
healthtranslations.vic.gov.au has changed!

healthtranslations.vic.gov.au has changed!

New, improved HEALTH TRANSLATIONS Online Library for Victoria’s culturally diverse communities. To mark Cultural Diversity Week, 19-27 March 2022, The Centre for Culture, Ethnicity & Health (CEH) is excited to launch the new look and improved Health Translations...
Watch the 2022 MHSS Workforce Development Forum

Watch the 2022 MHSS Workforce Development Forum

On Wednesday March 9, the Multicultural Health & Support Service (MHSS) team hosted an online forum for workers on ‘The Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Sexual and Reproductive Health in Migrant & Refugee Communities’. Over 70 participants heard a...