Australian Citizenship – Study Course

The Ethnic Council of Shepparton and District is offering a free course for anyone seeking Australian Citizenship. The course is centred around a study of the questions contained in the test. The course is free and commences on 17 July 2019.

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CALD Aged Care Diversity Framework Action Plan

action plans for cald and diversity consumers The Aged Care Diversity Framework Action Plans will act as a guiding resource that will assist government and aged care service providers to address specific barriers and challenges faced by older people with diverse characteristics and life experiences. In addition, action plans have been developed for consumers. FECCA is advocating with the Department of Health for the CALD Consumer Action Plan to be translated into a range of languages.

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New and Emerging Communities in Australia – Enhancing Capacity for Advocacy

New and Emerging Communities in Australia

FECCA – the Federation of Ethnic Communities Councils of Australia – have produced New and Emerging Communities in Australia – Enhancing Capacity for Advocacy.

This report seeks to outline how individuals and organisations from Australia’s new and emerging communities represent their interests to government, business and the broader community. The report provides guidance to policy makers, government and other stakeholders on how and where to engage with new and emerging communities. It also provides recommendations for improving the capacity of new and emerging communities in advocating to government and other stakeholders.

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Business Builder Workshop Shepparton

La Trobe University Business Builder WorkshopAre you looking to create or update your business? Do you have an innovative idea that will make real change, but you don’t know how to turn it into a profitable business? Maybe you’re looking to grow or enter into a new market? It’s open to everyone, free and it’s for one day only from 9am-5pm Thursday 30 May at La Trobe University Shepparton campus. People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Communities will also benefit from this workshop.

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Family Violence – Primary Prevention

Respect Victoria LogoRespect Victoria is an independent Statutory Authority dedicated to the primary prevention of all forms of family violence and violence against women. Our focus is on stopping violence before it starts by changing the culture that allows it to happen.

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Cultural Competence in Australia – A Guide

Cultural Competence in AustraliaFECCA – the Federation of Ethnic Communities Councils of Australia – have produced a Guide to Cultural Competence in Australia. This lays out the foundations of Cultural Competence and gives an overview of what Cultural Competence training is available in Australia – albeit under a wide range of labels for the training.

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