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Aged Care Specialisation Verification Framework

The Specialisation Verification Framework is a tool that helps aged care providers demonstrate and develop their inclusive services to ensure that older Australians with diverse backgrounds and life experiences can

Cultural Assessment Checklist

This resource aims to help you better understand the needs of a CALD consumer. Discuss with others in your organisation when and how this checklist could be used with your multilingual and multicultural community members.

Vietnamese Cultural Profile

The aim of this Vietnamese profile is to assist service providers to meet the needs of their clients from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds in order to provide a culturally sensitive and responsive service.

Latin American Cultural Profile

The Latin American Cultural Profile is brought to you by the Multicultural Advisory Service. It is one from a series of cultural profiles that have been produced. The aim of the profile is to assist service providers to meet the needs of their clients from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds in order to provide a culturally sensitive and responsive service.

Indian Cultural Profile

The aim of this Indian Cultural Profile is to assist service providers to meet the needs of their clients from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds in order to provide a culturally sensitive and responsive service.

Italian Cultural Profile

This cultural profile provides an overview of Italian Australian migrant culture which can support you to deliver culturally sensitive care.

Little Book of Cultural Tips

A handy little resource designed to assist anyone working with older CALD people, but particularly home care workers, to provide culturally safe and appropriate support and care.

SBS Cultural Atlas

Please note that the SBS Cultural Atlas aims to provide information on contemporary cultures.  If you are working with CALD seniors, please note that their cultural values may pre-date contemporary norms for their culture of origin.  

You are welcome to contact your local MAS Advisor for advice and support on specific cultures.

Diversity & Inclusion Days and Dates

Each year, Diversity Council Australia publishes a calendar of important diversity and inclusion days of celebration, solidarity, commemoration and awareness.

Multicultural Calendars

These calendars from past years still have plenty of interesting migration stories and wonderful multicultural recipes to offer!  Please note that we are no longer producing current calendars.

Q Fever symptoms

Q fever is an illness caused by a germ carried by animals such as cattle, sheep, goats, kangaroos, and other marsupials, even cats and dogs. The germ can stay in

Multilingual Measles Resources

If you have any measles queries contact: Metro South Public Health Unit Phone: (07) 3156 4000 If you are in another public health unit area, refer to Public health units.

Communication cards

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Healthy Eating Guidebook – Arabic Communities

This booklet provides information, tools and strategies to help our communities eat well. We have addressed some frequently asked questions that we have received from Arabic and multicultural communities in

Healthy Eating Guidebook – Chinese Communities

This booklet provides information, tools and strategies to help our communities eat well. We have addressed some frequently asked questions that we have received from Chinese and multicultural communities in

Multicultural Cookbook

Contains 20 healthy and delicious recipes for the whole family. They are easy to make recipes from cultures all over the World. The Australian Healthy Eating Guidelines encourage all Australians

Keep Sight

Have your eyes checked now to prevent vision loss.

Wheel of Happiness

Each of us responds to stress and handles events in our life differently. The 6 important areas highlighted in this resource was based on the feedback of Australians from migrant

Information for our clients

This brochure introduces our services and eligibility, privacy, confidential policy, and how to make feedback and complaints.

Condom sample pack

Each pack contains information on condoms, lubricant and three condom sizes (Small, Regular, Large).

Multicultural Vegetarian Cookbook

Contains 9 healthy and delicious recipes for the whole family. They are easy to make recipes from cultures all over the World. The Australian Healthy Eating Guidelines encourage all Australians

Know Your Cooking Oils

This booklet explains different type of fats and the recommended fat contents of oil. It also provides information on common cooking oils in the market and its recommended use to