ECCV makes first Federal Pre-Budget Submission

ECCV is pleased to present our Pre-Budget Submission for the 2024-25 Federal Budget. This submission draws upon our earlier 2024-25 Pre-Budget Submission which made key funding recommendations at both state and federal levels.   This is the first time ECCV has made a...

Submission to the Inspector-General of Aged Care

ECCV has made a submission to the Inspector-General of Aged Care, which monitors progress in implementing improvements to the aged care system. The Inspector-General is monitoring how the recommendations of the Aged Care Royal Commission are being implemented. At this...

Submission on the Aged Care Act (Exposure Draft)

ECCV has provided feedback on the Australian Government’s new Aged Care Act (Exposure Draft) to ensure the legislation meets the needs of older people from migrant and refugee backgrounds, as well as workers and carers. The new legislation is set to commence on 1 July...

Pre-Budget Submission 2024-25

ECCV is pleased to present our Pre-Budget Submission for 2024-25. This submission highlights that for many Victorians from migrant and refugee backgrounds, the return to relative normality following the pandemic years has been accompanied by immense strains from...

Submission to the Multicultural Framework Review

ECCV has made a submission to the Federal Government’s Multicultural Framework Review.  We believe that this Review has the potential to begin a significant new chapter in Australia’s multicultural story.  The Review is assessing and make recommendations on the...

Submission to gambling harm reduction inquiry 2023

While gambling harm is a major issue across Australian society, there has been comparatively little research into how this problem is experienced in culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities. Existing research suggests that gambling participation rates...