Multilingual Lockdown News

NATIONAL Multilingual News Service

With today’s announcement of a seven-day lockdown across Victoria, we are here to share the facts you need to know, as well as key information on supports and services that are available to you and your community. Please share this information with your friends and family. For those who would like to hear this information in their language, please visit the Multilingual News Services given below:

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GV Health unpacks mental health barriers in Afghani community

GV Health unpacks mental health barriers

What is self care? Where can you go if you’re feeling depressed, or anxious, or need help with translation? These were some of the questions addressed at Shepparton’s Afghan mosque on Monday, May 24 as more than 100 community members gathered for a mental health education session.

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GV Pakistani Association celebrates Eid-al-Fitr

GV Pakistani Association celebrates Eid-al-FitrCelebration was in the air as the Goulburn Valley Pakistani Association celebrated Eid Al-Fitr at the Shepparton East Bowls Club. The end of Ramadan came with traditional dress, music, food and giving. Children enjoyed dressing up in bright colours, with craft activities available to decorate masks with jewels.

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World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and DevelopmentMay 21 to be the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development. In this article we look to the impact of Covid-19 on the Cultural Diversity sector worldwide, the origin of this United Nations Observance, and ways to celebrate this day. A link is given to Culture in Crisis: Policy guide for a resilient creative sector.

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Family Recovery Program

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Free assistance is available for Culturally And Linguistically Diverse families impacted by COVID-19. In language support is also available for Amharic, Arabic, Dari, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Oromo and Punjabi, Simplified Chinese, Somali, Spanish, Tigrinya, Traditional Chinese and Vietnamese languages. Interpreters are also available for other language groups.

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