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Multicultural Communities Council of Illawarra (MCCI) CALDWays Webinars by MCCI 

Webinars

Understanding the Multicultural Perspective of Advance Care Planning

Presenters
Rebecca Taylor and Gail Jugow

Date: April 27, 2023

 

In partnership with Advance Care Planning Australia, this live session explains what Advance Care planning is, our understanding of culture, and discussions around care should you no longer be able to speak for yourself.

Supporting the Mental Health and Wellbeing of CALD People in Aged Care

Presenters
Claude Muco

Date: April 19, 2023

 

This pre-recorded session with Mental Health and Wellbeing Project Officer Claude Muco provides the participant with information on how to support CALD people who may be experiencing mental health concerns due to settlement/trauma. This will include why CALD people don’t seek out services, and culturally safe language and practical guides on how to connect and refer to appropriate services.

Exercise for Dementia Prevention and Care

Presenters
Kylie Franklin

Date: April 5, 2023

 

In this pre-recorded session, Accredited Exercise Physiologist Kylie Franklin discusses the importance of exercise for dementia prevention and care.

The Specialisation Verification Framework

Presenters
Glen Sorensen

Date: March 23, 2023

In this live session, Glen Sorensen discusses the Specialisation Verification Framework that sets out the criteria by which aged care providers can apply for specialisation verification.

Dementia Care: Nutrition
 

Presenters
Heba Hassanin

Date: March 22, 2023

In this pre-recorded session, MCCI Accredited Practising Dietitian Heba Hassanin shares tips on how older CALD people in a home care setting can include culturally appropriate foods that will help improve health and quality of life.

The Aged Care Diversity Framework: LGBTQIA+ Perspective

Presenters
Lee Caldwell

Date: March 17, 2023

 

The Australian Government’s goal is to ensure that respectful, inclusive and culturally safe aged care services are accessible to all older people regardless of their background or life experiences.

In this pre-recorded session, Lee Caldwell discusses how to better address the needs of LGBTQIA+ elderly people.

Aged Care Standards
 

Presenters
Danijela Hlis

Date: March 14, 2023

 

In this pre-recorded session, Danijela Hlis, a member of many organisations, including the Council of Elders, discusses the new Aged Care Standards.

Dementia Care - Caring for the Carers
 

Presenters
Anica Petkovski

Date: March 13, 2023

 

In this pre-recorded session, Anica Petkovski discusses the importance of looking after CALD carers and understanding the unique challenges they face.

Supporting Elderly CALD LGBTQIA+ Consumers

Presenters
Anthony Scerri

Date: March 6, 2023

 

What is important for our CALD LGBTQIA+ consumers in aged care. In this pre-recorded session, Anthony Scerri gives some practical ideas to help aged care providers in supporting CALD LGBTQIA+ consumers.

The Aged Care Diversity Framework - CALD Perspectives

Presenters
Sarah Wilson and Gail Jugow

Date: March 1, 2023

 

The Australian Government’s goal is to ensure respectful, inclusive and culturally safe aged care services are accessible to all older people living in Australia regardless of their background or life experiences.

In this pre-recorded session, Training and Education Coordinator Gail Jugow discusses with MCCI Executive Operations Manager Sarah Wilson how to better address the needs of older people from CALD backgrounds.

Dementia Care: CALD Client Behaviour Strategies

Presenters
Patricia Laranjeira - Senior Project Coordinator, Multicultural Communities Council of Illawarra

Date: February 17, 2023

 

In this pre-recorded session, Patricia Laranjeira shares some tips and strategies for caring for people with dementia from CALD backgrounds.

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