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Elder Abuse Awareness Resources in Indian languages

Elder abuse is any act that harms older people and that is carried out by someone they know and should be able to trust such as family or friends. Such harm can be financial, physical, sexual,

Social Cohesion Policy Briefs

About Social Cohesion Policy Briefs ECCV’s social cohesion policy briefs are short snapshots from our roundtable discussions on social cohesion issues. They are not forums or education events.  Culturally diverse community members, leaders and service providers

Preventing Homelessness in Older Culturally and Linguistically Diverse

This exciting 12 month project is a joint initiative of HAAG (Housing for Aged Action Group) and the Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria. It is funded by the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation. The key aim of

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The Futures Project

Enhancing Governance in Multicultural Communities   ECCV responded to a need within the community sector to ensure multicultural and ethno-specific organisations can retain and grow their sustainability, viability and value in the not-for-profit sector. The Futures Project provided

Culturally Responsive Palliative Care Project

Victorian Minister for Health David Davis announced a landmark project during 2013 National Palliative Care Week which aims to raise awareness of palliative care and improve access to culturally responsive palliative care for Victorians from culturally

ECCV/SBS Refugee Media Mentorship project

Following unfair portrayals of multicultural communities by mainstream media, the ECCV held a media forum in May 2010 in Melbourne (Spotlight on Stereotypes) to discuss issues of fairness in reporting. SBS were represented on the forum

ECCV History Project

In 2008, ECCV was funded by the Victorian Multicultural Commission under a Community Strengthening grant to produce a history of the organisation. We believe that the history of the Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria, Australia’s oldest

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