Category Archives: Event

Cheese Tasting Morning Tea – Home Care Package Seniors

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AMCS put on a Cheese Tasting Morning Tea at the Maidstone office yesterday for seniors receiving Home Care Package support. It was lovely to get to meet some of the many seniors we support each week and in particular to hear some of their stories. Over the next few weeks I will post some of […]


Wyndham Multicultural Leadership Course Graduation

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The Wyndham Multicultural Leadership Course wound up yesterday after 6 enjoyable weeks. It has been wonderful to meet everyone and hear about such a large range of community initiatives that are happening now and that are planned for the future. We celebrated our final day with good food, some video recordings and photos with the […]


AMCS Annual General Meeting 2016

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AUSTRALIAN MULTICULTURAL COMMUNITY SERVICES INC. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2016 Suite 111, 44-56 Hampstead Rd, Maidstone, 3012 Tuesday, 18th October 2016 at 5 pm   AGENDA: Welcome by President Present Apologies Confirmation of Minutes from previous AGM President’s Report Treasurer’s report and receipt of audited financial statements for the previous financial year Election of the Board […]


34th Victorian Seniors Festival

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Victorian Seniors Festival 2016 The 34th Victorian Seniors Festival will see more than 1500 free or low cost events take place across Victoria during the month of October. Festivities kick off with Celebration Day at Federation Square on 2 October 2016. Event Description Here is a taste of what will be happening on Sunday 2 October […]


Victorian Seniors Festival Ageing in Australia

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AGEING IN AUSTRALIA FREE INFORMATION SESSION   Open to anyone interested in learning about aged care and support services this information session will give you an overview of aged care home services, support available to people who are living with dementia and the rights of people who are using aged care services. It will also […]


Internet and computer skills for seniors

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Internet and computer skills for seniors For senior, learning computers and basic internet skills is not only for accessing information. It is a great way to keep in touch with family and friends. I won’t even mention the health benefits that could come from quickly moving fingers on the keyboard, or from playing memory games. […]


AMCS speaking at The Australian Future of Aged Care Summit

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Australian Multicultural Community Services’ CEO was invited to speak at The Australian Future of Aged Care Summit. Elizabeth Drozd is presenting AMCS experience in delivering support, opportunity, access and equity to CLAD ageing communities. The Australian Future of Aged Care Summit Navigating reform and taking a future focus in service delivery 30thAugust 2016 – 1stSeptember […]


Post WWII Polish refugees thank the Indian people and share their asylum seeker odyssey

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Guest speaker: The Hon Robin Scott, Minister for Multicultural Affairs On Wednesday 4th May, 4pm, the Australian Multicultural Community Services, together with IndianCare, will welcome representatives of Post-WWII Polish refugees as they meet with, and give gratitude to, the Indian community in the Victorian Parliament Federation Room, Spring Street, Melbourne. The event serves to acknowledge […]


Building resilience within migrant and refugee women in Geelong

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A program designed to empower women in our communities made possible by the support of the Victorian Multicultural Commission and implemented by the Australian Multicultural Community Services Inc. Here the poster for more information


The unmet welfare and health needs of the Turkish community in Victoria

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Last 18th of November AMCS launched the research report entitled: The unmet welfare and health needs of the Turkish community in Victoria by Sultan Dogan The report was officially launched by Ms Natalie Suleyman MP, Member for St. Albans “The study was framed around five key questions.  These were: What are the major problems facing […]