Partners in Culturally Appropriate Care (PICAC)

Partners in Culturally Appropriate Care (PICAC)

The Centre for Cultural Diversity in Ageing receives funding from the Australian Department of Health through the Partners in Culturally Appropriate Care (PICAC) program. This program aims to:

  • Improve partnerships between aged care service providers, culturally and linguistically diverse communities and the Department of Health and Ageing and
  • Improve partnerships between aged care service providers, culturally and linguistically diverse communities and the Department of Health and Ageing and; Ensure the special needs of older people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds are identified and addressed.

The PICAC program provides funding to an organisation in each state and territory. View below for contact details.

Australian Capital Territory & New South Wales

Ms Cecilia Milani – PICAC Manager
Multicultural Communities Council of Illawarra
117 Corrimal Street
Wollongong
NSW 2500

PO Box 238
Wollongong 2520

T: (02 4229 7566)
F: (02) 4226 9018
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W: www.picacnsw.org.au

Northern Territory

Cecilia Chiolero - PICAC Manager
Council on the Ageing NT
65 Smith Street
Darwin 0800

GPO Box 852
Darwin 0801

T: (08) 8941 1004
F: (08) 8941 5011
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W: www.cotant.org.au

Queensland

Silvia Borges - PICAC Project Officer
Diversicare
49-51 Thomas Street
West End 4101

PO Box 5199
West End 4101

T: (07) 3846 1099
F: (07) 3846 1107
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W: www.diversicare.com.au

South Australia

Rosa Colanero - CEO
Multicultural Aged Care
94 Henley Beach Road
Mile End 5031

PO Box 488
Torrensville Plaza 5031

T: (08) 8241 9900
F: (08) 8352 1266
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W: http://www.mac.org.au/

Tasmania

Hans Schmid - PICAC Project Officer
Migrant Resource Centre (Southern Tasmania)
KGV Sports & Community Centre
Level 2, 1 A Anfield Street (PO Box 259)
Glenorchy TAS 7010

T: (03) 6221 0999
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W: http://www.mrchobart.org.au/

Victoria

Ljubica Petrov - Manager
Centre for Cultural Diversity in Ageing
PO Box 5093
Glenferrie South 3122

T: (03) 8823 7979
F: (03) 9822 6870
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W: www.culturaldiversity.com.au

Western Australia

Mrs Mary Gurgone - National Director
Fortis Consulting Pty Ltd

National Head Office;
Ground Floor, The Grosvenor
12 St Georges Terrace
Perth 6000

T: (08) 9467 2490
F: (08) 9467 2491
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W: www.fortisconsulting.com.au