Elder Abuse Awareness – Arabic Speaking Communities

Ethnic Communities Council of Victoria LogoThe Ethnic Communities Council of Victoria – in collaboration with Seniors Rights Victoria is offering a two day practical training course on delivery of Elder Abuse Awareness to groups of older people and their families from ARABIC speaking Communities. This is an exciting opportunity to develop community awareness of Elder Abuse in the Arabic-speaking CALD Community.

Read moreElder Abuse Awareness – Arabic Speaking Communities

Migrant Women’s Financial Wellbeing

A Women’s Financial Wellbeing event and panel discussion hosted by the Commonwealth Bank and The Harmony Alliance – Migrant and Refugee Women for Change, on Tuesday 18 June at 12-2.30pm at the Moroccan Soup Bar – 183 St Georges Rd, Fitzroy North.

Read moreMigrant Women’s Financial Wellbeing

Shepparton’s Refugee Week, 2019

Refugee Week LogoRefugee Week 2019 will be celebrated from Sunday June 16 up to Saturday June 22, 2019. In observance of Refugee Week, the Shepparton Interfaith Network in collaboration with Ethnic Council of Shepparton and District will present a Multifaith Service at St Brendan’s Church, Shepparton on 20 June, at 6:00pm. The theme for the service is “The Refugee in Australia“.

Read moreShepparton’s Refugee Week, 2019

Your Life, Your Way: Women’s Human Rights Café

Cald Women eating togetherYour Life, Your Way: Women’s Human Rights Cafe is a conversation by CALD women with disability for those who are CALD, with disability, and seeking a way to advance their lives. Talking about women and disability rights! It’s a women’s human rights get together at the Fryers St Foodstore in Shepparton! Thursday 27th June 2019 at 1:30pm.

Read moreYour Life, Your Way: Women’s Human Rights Café

Refugee Week Movie Night

Human Flow - the journey of migrationHuman Flow is a 2017 German documentary film co-produced and directed by Ai Weiwei about the current global refugee crisis. In the film the viewer is taken to over 20 countries to understand both the scale and the personal impact of this massive human migration. It was shot using various technologies, including drones, cameras and iPhones. As part of Shepparton’s Refugee Week activities, Human Flow will be screened for Free at Village Cinemas on 19 June 2019.

Read moreRefugee Week Movie Night