News & events

March 23, 2021
The Centre for Cultural Diversity in Ageing has launched eight new webinars for 2021. The Diversity Training Series was designed in response to a diversity training provider survey conducted in 2020 by the Centre. The webinars cover a range of topics of interest to staff and leaders in aged care services. These free webinars will be facilitated by diversity experts from across Australia. April...
February 11, 2021
The Centre for Cultural Diversity in Ageing is pleased to announce the new Inclusive Service Standards Portal. The new portal is designed to support aged care providers to self-assess against the Inclusive Service Standards, and to identify any gaps or areas for improvement. The platform offers tip sheets for each Performance Measure with suggested actions and strategies on how you can make your...
February 11, 2021
The Centre for Cultural Diversity in Ageing has developed a Consumer Feedback Form for use by aged care providers as an easy and accessible way for consumers, family members, representatives and others to provide feedback to the service. The form is in bilingual format and available in Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Croatian, English, German, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Maltese, Polish,...
February 11, 2021
The Centre for Cultural Diversity in Ageing is pleased to be supporting the Multilingual Older Persons COVID-19 Support Line. The support line is funded by the Australian Department of Health, and is an Australia-wide initiative that provides in-language information and support associated with COVID-19, and referrals to appropriate services and programs for older Australians from culturally...
February 11, 2021
The Centre's very popular Communication Cards and Aged Care Signage have been updated to include 20 new languages. These include: Amharic, Assyrian, Bengali, Burmese, Chaldean, Danish, Dari, Dinka, Karen, Latvian, Lithuanian, Nepali, Oromo, Pashtun, Punjabi , Slovenian, Somali, Tetum, Thai and Tigrinya. The cards and signs are free to download from the Centre's website. Find them here