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Free CALD Mentoring Course starting May 25th

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AMCS is offering a FREE CALD Mentoring Course for those interested in working in the aged and disability care sector. The course will be starting on Saturday 25th of May, from 10am-3pm at our office in Maidstone (Suite 111, 44-56 Hampstead Rd, Maidstone, VIC, 3012). The course will run for 5 weeks, where a range […]


Computer Classes: An Introduction to Technology Skills

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Are you interested in learning valuable skills using a computer or an ipad? AMCS will be conducting free classes that will provide an introduction to technology skills. Computer and ipad access will be arranged by AMCS for you to use during the class. The classes will be starting on Thursday 8th May from 10am to […]


A Day Out to the Macedon Ranges

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On Friday 12th April the Polish Social Support Group had a beautiful day out to the Macedon Ranges. The sun was shining and the clients were able to enjoy views of the countryside change into autumn colours. They stopped by the Mount Macedon Memorial Cross, which stands at 21 metres high and is considered one […]


Job Opening – Project Officer

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This position has been filled. We are seeking a Project Officer to work on an exciting new project at AMCS! AMCS is proud to have received federal funding of $1.8 million provided by the Sport Australia Move It AUS – Better Ageing grant program. As a result we have launched a new project, ‘Moving for […]


Multicultural Leadership Course at Maidstone

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AMCS is inviting ethnic community leaders and all interested individuals to participate in a free Multicultural Leadership Course. The course will be conducted by AMCS’ CEO Elizabeth Drozd, who had also been the Victorian Multicultural Commissioner from 2008 to 2015. The course is prepared specifically for migrant community leaders and representatives. Available topics: -What is […]


Photo Shoot – Polish Social Support Group in West Sunshine

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It was really enjoyable to visit and hold a photo session at one of our social support groups located in West Sunshine today.  The Polish Social Support Group has been running for many years and over that time, has contributed to improving the lives of many seniors from Polish communities. We all had a lot […]


MENTORING INTO AGED AND DISABILITY CARE – free

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Employment and educational pathways into aged or disability care Would you like to work in the home care or disability support sectors? What’s on offer? This is a unique opportunity if you are interested in commencing a career in aged care or disability support. Sessions include an overview of: Job opportunities in the home and […]


Day Out Blueberry Picking

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We had an excited collection of seniors, carers and volunteers who arrived at our office in Maidstone yesterday. On the agenda for the day was an outing to Victoria’s lovely countryside, to pick blueberries. We organised a comfortable bus which took them to the Otway Blueberries farm in Gellibrand Victoria. Although the weather was quite […]


Job – Italian speaking community engagement worker

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We are looking for an Italian speaking community engagement worker. The person will be responsible for a project involving senior clubs and providing community engagement using the AMCS Information Van. This role will be 2 days a week for 2 years. Click HERE to download the Position Description More information is available by contacting hr@amcservices.org.au […]


Australian Pensioners Voice Information Session

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Our Italian speaking Community Engagement Advisor, Nadia, was warmly welcomed at Australian Pensioners Voice where she provided a presentation on My Aged Care. As most members speak Italian, this made understanding the system a little easier for the seniors. Victor, the club president told Nadereh, our Coordinator, that navigating My Aged Care online or by phone […]