Multicultural Advisory Service

ECCQ’s Multicultural Advisory Service

The Multicultural Advisory Service (MAS) is supported by funding under the Sector Support & Development from the Australian Government under the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP). Visit the Department of Health website ( for more information.

  • We build cultural capacity within the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) for service providers to better respond to the needs of multicultural communities
  • We also support multicultural communities to maintain wellness and reablement and to access culturally appropriate care and services by providing information, education and individual support.

For service providers

  • Design and deliver free cultural diversity training for CHSP providers (view our Professional Development flyer for more information)
  • Hold open events, workshops and forums
  • Help you in addressing cultural diversity in your organisation, in accordance with the National Aged Care Quality Standards
  • Provide you with free resources to support culturally appropriate care and service provision
  • Provide free consultation about working with multicultural clients and communities
  • Assist you to establish networks and promote your services to multicultural communities.

For multicultural communities

  • Provide free information and education sessions for your community about keeping healthy, accessing My Aged Care, and staying safe from COVID-19
  • Help you with accessing culturally safe care and navigating My Aged Care
  • We provide you with useful resources about health and ageing.

Get in touch and stay up to date

Contact the Multicultural Partner in your region to book in-house training or access support.

Cintia Paolino
Multicultural Partners Manager

Marcela Fischer
Cairns Peninsula Region
0432 322 154
Thana Roysmith
North Brisbane, Sunshine Coast,Wide Bay, North & South Burnett
0447 721 968
Rhee Duthie
Gold Coast & Brisbane Regions
0458 020 129
Anyuon Liai
Darling Downs, West Moreton, South West, Central West and Central Qld
0434 254 812

MAS Admin

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