Cultural Information / Events / Training

Language Facilitation

You’re invited to attend the launch of the resources ‘The Role of Family and Friends in Communicating with Older People from Non-English Speaking Backgrounds’ on Wednesday 30 January 2019, 2.30 to 3.30pm at Braeside Hospital Education centre follow by refreshments .

• Health Professional Fact Sheet - communicating with older people from non- English speaking backgrounds

• A Fact Sheet for Older People, their Families and Friends – communicating with older people from non-English speaking backgrounds” - Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Spanish, Turkish and Vietnamese

Please RSVP by 18th January 2019 to Yvonne Santalucia on 02 8738 6608 or [email protected]

Yvonne Santalucia

Transport Information Day for the Arabic Community

Wednesday 10th December - 10am to 2pm.
Ron Moore Community Centre - 120 Guernsey Avenue, Minto.

This is an opportunity for the Arabic community in Campbelltown to learn about their local transport options. This will include presentations on Community Transport, Opal Cards, Public Buses, Travel Training, Taxis and Trains.

Free transport and lunch will be provided on the day.

Please ring to book on 9426 8999.

New Program: SPEAK MY LANGUAGE

Speak my language is a new program that provides information about healthy ageing to culturally and linguistically diverse seniors, harnessing the strength and scope of community radio through simple in language conversations on-air.

Speak My Language

2018 Grandparents Day Invitation to hold a Stall

2018 Grandparents Day- Invitation to hold a Stall form

Arabic DVD to support the conversation on Organ and Tissue donation

Forty per cent of Arabic speaking people in NSW reside in south western Sydney however, religious and cultural issues can prove to be barriers against organ donation. In this video watch families, faith and community leaders and medical practitioners speak about their views regarding organ and tissue donation in an effort to break down the myths and barriers in the Arabic community