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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 […]


Mentoring into aged and disability care group – Starting 1st Dec in Geelong

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AMCS are starting another popular Mentoring into aged care group located in Geelong (starts 1st of Dec). What’s on offer? This is a unique opportunity if you are interested in commencing a career in one of the fastest growing industries in Australia, aged and disability care. Please refer to our brochure to see details about […]


AMCS 35th Anniversary and 25th Anniversary of Volunteer Programs

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AMCS recently celebrated two important milestones in our history. Firstly AMCS has now been supporting seniors from multicultural backgrounds for over 35 years! As well as that, it is also the 25th Anniversary of our Volunteer Programs. The celebration took place at the very beautiful Parliament House of Victoria, where a selection of volunteers and […]


This is Me – My Story is Long

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This is Me – My Story is Long, is about to wind up after being on show at Courthouse Youth Arts for the last month. The exhibition, hosted by AMCS as part of Seniors Month, is an inter-generational photo exhibition that celebrated the contribution that seniors had made to Geelong. It recognises their lives, through […]


AMCS Pot Luck Lunch

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AMCS staff held a Pot Luck Lunch today and it was utterly delicious. Staff were asked to bring a plate to share for a communal lunch. One grand benefit of working in a multicultural workplace, is the sheer variety of food types on offer during an event like this. Plates of food kept appearing as […]


Multicultural Leadership Course Maidstone

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Multicultural Leadership Course (Maidstone area) by Elizabeth Drozd, CEO of Australian Multicultural Community Services. Former Victorian Multicultural Commissioner. Prepared specifically for migrant community leaders and representatives. * must be a permanent resident or Australian Citizen * Available topics: 1. What is leadership? 2. How to apply for funding? 3. How to incorporate and manage a […]


AMCS CEO Elizabeth Drozd Speaks About International Women’s Day

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Video of AMCS CEO speaking about International Women’s Day.


We played Pin the Tail on the Donkey – Filipino Multicultural Group

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(Scroll down for more photos) Australian Multicultural Community Services run a variety of social support groups filled with seniors from many different nationalities and cultures. Recently our Filipino Multicultural Group went on a trip to Geelong’s Rippleside Beach, which is a man-made beach that opened in early 2018. Rippleside Beach opened to the public just […]


Sinisha Krstov Speaking About Important AMCS Senior Services

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Sinisha Krstov is now the Specialised Support Services Team Leader. Sinisha is speaking about important AMCS senior services. If you have any questions you wish to ask about providing support for someone you love, please give us a call on: 9689 9170


Social Support Groups up and Running!

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Our social support groups are up and running for the year. Tammy, our enthusiastic new Chinese facilitator, managed to get a photo from our first 2018 Chinese group session to share. This is a group of 11 seniors. They started by breaking the ice and getting to know everyone. Discussions ranged from adjusting to the […]