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LaTrobe University Hepatitis C research project

LaTrobe University Hepatitis C research project

Research interviews: Lived experiences of hepatitis C treatment CEH’s Multicultural Health & Support Service, is on the research advisory panel of a project currently being undertaken by La Trobe University. The research team are conducting a study on people’s...
Beyond the Birds and Bees

Beyond the Birds and Bees

We discussed everything about sex, sexuality and safe sex in a judgement–free environment  during M-CAN’s workshop- Beyond the Birds and the Bees at MONSU’s digital Safe and Sexy Week. Practicing safer sex means having sex in ways that prevent or decrease the...
Pledge to #dropthejargon in 2020

Pledge to #dropthejargon in 2020

October 20 is Drop the Jargon Day. Drop the Jargon Day is a day for health and human services workers to practice and promote using plain, jargon free language. 6 out of 10 people in Australia have low Health Literacy. Many Australians have trouble understanding and...
World Hepatitis Day 2020

World Hepatitis Day 2020

World Hepatitis Day 2020 was on Tuesday July 28. This year, with COVID-19 restrictions in place, we took our message about hepatitis care online. And while COVID-19 is on everyone’s minds, World Hepatitis Day reminds us of the importance of maintaining other...
CALD Cancer Screening Project – University of Melbourne

CALD Cancer Screening Project – University of Melbourne

The University of Melbourne, the Multicultural Centre for Women’s Health, Centre for Culture, Ethnicity & Heath and VCS Foundation are undertaking a project to understand how culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) groups engage in breast, bowel and cervical...
HT funding announcement

HT funding announcement

Health Translations is an online library where people can access high quality, consumer-focused translated materials on health and social services. With more than 22,000 resources in over 100 languages (including Auslan & Easy English), it brings together...
From “What’s the Problem?”  to “What’s Going Well”

From “What’s the Problem?” to “What’s Going Well”

Almost half of all Australians aged 16 to 85 years — 7.3 million people — will experience mental health issues at some point in their life. With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, it is important to recognise that people are feeling worried, stressed and anxious in...
Health Literacy – Helping clients in COVID-19

Health Literacy – Helping clients in COVID-19

Community health organisation cohealth, has been using #health literacy frameworks and tools to make their services easier to use. As a not-for-profit community health and support service which strives to improve health and wellbeing for all, and lead the way in...
Understanding and working across cultures in the NDIS

Understanding and working across cultures in the NDIS

Supported by funding from the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services, CEH’s Understanding the NDIS training for interpreters in Victoria was a two-year project that has just come to completion. More than 1,200 interpreters participated in the training...

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