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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 […]


Cruising Along the Yarra River

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Last week, two groups of our clients enjoyed a ferry cruise from Williamstown to Southbank Promenade in the city. Melbourne weather can be fickle, cloudy on one day and sunny the next, but there was no doubt from the smiles on both groups’ faces that everyone had a wonderful time. Coffee and morning tea was […]


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 […]


Reconnecting with Nature: A Trip to Marysville

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Earlier in the year, the Maranatha Club, a polish group in Dandenong went on an excursion to Marysville and visited the magnificent Steavenson Falls, as well as the Buxton Trout and Salmon Farm. On the way there, towering trees could be seen all around but nothing could compare to the beauty and height of the […]


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 […]


Opening Event for the ‘Moving For Life – The Way I Like It’ Project

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Yesterday, AMCS held an event for the new ‘Moving For Life – The Way I Like It’ project and we were so grateful to have an ABC News crew come along to cover the event. The new project was launched after AMCS was chosen to receive federal funding of $1.8 million by the Sport Australia […]


Volunteer Morning Tea at AMCS

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Today we had some of our individual support volunteers meet together for a morning tea and a presentation hosted by our volunteer coordinators. It was a chance for everyone to introduce themselves and talk about their shared experiences as volunteers and also a great opportunity for AMCS to recruit potential ambassadors who can provide information […]


Harmony Day Donation from Tweed Heads Public School

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We are honoured to have received a donation of $244.55 from Tweed Heads Public School in New South Wales, thanks to their fundraising efforts for Harmony Day. Harmony Day is celebrated on the 21st March, a day when all Australians are encouraged to embrace cultural diversity in their community. The school was collecting gold coin […]


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 […]