LCMS News

Bendigo program is bridging gaps between employers and jobseekers facing barriers to finding work in Australia

An article by Emma from ABC about the success of GROW Bendigo programs, in collaboration with Loddon Campaspe Multicultural Services and Spotless, to overcome barriers for the Multicultural community... [read more]

Redress Support Services

Loddon Campaspe Multicultural Services has been offered grant funding from the Department of Social Services, to offer support to people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to access the... [read more]

Our CEO interview with the BSB Radio Italian

Our CEO was interviewed by SBS Radio Italian about the end-of-life care her father received in a culturally safe way in Italian. Here is a link to the radio... [read more]

Starting work in ‘Australia – Karen Engineering Studies’ program article

Starting work in ‘Australia – Karen Engineering Studies’ program article   A ground-breaking bilingual program enables young people in Bendigo’s Karen community to simultaneously learn a trade and improve... [read more]

Our CEO interview with the ABC Radio Melbourne’s

Our CEO was interviewed by the ABC Radio Melbourne’s Richelle Hunt about palliative care, and how it was a positive, culturally appropriate end of life experience for her father... [read more]

Refugee Week 2021

World Refugee Day is a day to honour the experiences of refugees and celebrate the strength and courage of people who have been forced to flee their home country... [read more]

Welcome Sonia!

We are delighted to welcome Sonia Di Mezza as Multicultural Services Chief Executive Officer. Mrs Di Mezza is a human rights lawyer who has held roles including resettlement consultant... [read more]

Food Safari: Chicken Biryani

If you’ve ever wondered how we make some of the delicious meals available as part of Friday Food Safari, you’re in luck! Our Catering Coordinator Jason and community member... [read more]

Highlights of last financial year

What a year it’s been for Multicultural Services! Last week we held our AGM, and had a chance to reflect on the many activities we supported during 2019-2020. [read more]

中秋节快乐! Happy Harvest Moon Festival!

Commonly known as the Mid-Autumn Festival or Mooncake Festival, today is a popular East Asian celebration of abundance and community that has been celebrated for over 3000 years. Although... [read more]