News & events

February 12, 2017
If you work in a management capacity in a residential and home care aged services and you want to improve outcomes for consumers from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds this workshop is for you. NSW - 23 February Victoria - 9 March South Australia - 30 March Brisbane – 11 May Western Australia – 25 May The Focus on Diversity: Delivering Services in a culturally inclusive way...
February 12, 2017
A Taste of Harmony is an annual event that provides Australian workplaces with the opportunity to celebrate the diversity in their workforce. A Taste of Harmony will take place in the week of 20–31 March, 2017. Founded by the Scanlon Foundation, workplaces are asked to register and then organise a lunch or afternoon/morning tea and encourage workers to bring a dish that represents their cultural...
February 12, 2017
Did you know that the Australian Government Department of Social Services provides funded interpreter services to all approved aged care services? All services have been supplied with a TIS National Client Code which must be quoted when accessing TIS National. If you don’t have one already contact the TIS National Client Liaison and Promotions Team on 1300 655 820 or the Department of Health...
February 12, 2017
Flinders University is holding its 4th International Conference ‘Ageing in a Foreign Land’. The Conference will be held 21 – 22 June 2017 in Adelaide, South Australia. This unique conference with a multicultural perspective journeys into the deep cultural, spiritual, and linguistic areas of ageing amongst CALD communities. It represents a stimulating and colourful cross disciplinary and cross...
October 10, 2016
The Ageing in Australia Expo 2017 is a unique Victorian event connecting older people and their families to aged care providers and services. The Expo provides an opportunity for people to find out about the range of support services available to them as they age, and ask questions of aged care services, government departments, peak organisations and ethnic community organisations relating to...