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Video in 28 languages: coronavirus and hand washing. The webpage has handwashing videos, posters and information about how to keep safe from coronavirus, in pictures and languages, spoken in our refugee and asylum seeker communities here in Australia: Africa, The middle East and Asia
Home isolation guidance:
International students - Mental Health & well-being video: Meet Toby, an international university student and Headspace volunteer, talking about the importance of working together to get through this challenging time. • Toby – Headspace long • Toby - Headspace short
GET TESTED | Visited Crossroads Hotel, Casula? Get tested immediately and self-isolate. Anyone with even the mildest of symptoms should come forward for testing. Symptoms include fever, cough, sore or scratchy throat or shortness of breath. For a list of testing clinic locations click here
MyAusCOVID-19 is a free resource that aims to support Australia with information at this critical time, by providing an engaging and user-friendly app with links to government information related to COVID-19. Languages available: English, Arabic, Cantonese, Mandarin, Russian, Somali, Vietnamese, Korean, Punjabi, Tamil, Thai, Japanese, Italian, Greek, Tagalog, Indonesian, French, Spanish, Khmer, Turkish, Persian, Dari, Karen S’gaw, Burmese and Dari. We have content, animations and flash cards in all these languages.
Anti-Discrimination NSW has put together resources that provide the NSW community information about their rights and how to make a complaint if they experience discrimination.
The Older Persons COVID-19 Support Line - 1800 171 866 A dedicated free call support line that provides information and support to senior Australians, their families and carers.The support line operates Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) from 8:30am to 6pm
Australian Red Cross has launched a new national telephone service for the COVID-19 pandemic to help build connections as home isolation forced by the pandemic brings a sharp increase in people reporting feelings of social isolation and loneliness
2 audio products about COVID-19 support on Services Australia’s sound cloud playlist that customers can listen to in 12 languages: The audio files, along with the transcripts, can also be accessed via the Affected by coronavirus (COVID-19) webpage.
The Welfare Service of the Greek Orthodox Community is providing free nutritious cooked meals, bread and other items to community members in need every Tuesday from 12pm. The service is commencing Tuesday 21st July 2020, delivered from the Greek Community Club: 206-210 Lakemba St, Lakemba. Tel: 02 9740 8310
Respectfully Challenging Problematic Behaviour - MATE. Being an active bystander and respectfully challenging problematic behaviour is confronting. Here we share some tips to assist you to #besomeonewhodoessomething.
City of Canterbury Bankstown reflect on the value of what senior citizens bring to the community and the importance of looking after those who are most venerable. Watch Video on Facebook Elders abuse is everyone's business