This resource aims to help you better understand the needs of a CALD consumer. Discuss with others in your organisation when and how this checklist could be used with your multilingual and multicultural community members.Cultural Assessment Checklist
Cultural Diversity for a Culturally Inclusive Service Provider - Checklist
This resource aims to assist you in the development of culturally inclusive policies that address cultural diversity across all levels of service design and delivery. Discuss with others in your organisation when and how this checklist could be used with your multilingual and multicultural community members. Cultural Diversity for a Culturally Inclusive Service Provider - Checklist
The Little Book of Cultural Tips
Diversicare’s Multicultural Advisory Service has produced this booklet in simple English to help CALD consumers better understand and access aged and disability home care. It explains how the system works, what types of care and home support can be sought, what support carers can access and what advocacy means. It is supported by funding from the Australian Government under the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.The Little Book of Cultural Tips 2017
Information Booklet for Multicultural Communities
This booklet aims to assist all staff involved in the provision of community and aged care services by providing culturally appropriate support and care by increasing their awareness in areas where cultural sensitivities may exist, and wherever possible providing some tips and information sources. Information Booklet 2018
Information is Power brochures are available in the following languages.
The In My Home Cultural briefing DVDs are available in German, Italian, Croatian, Indian and Vietnamese. Each DVD contains photos, audio and video footage about each culture, including information about attitudes to aged care, communication, values, migration, food, leisure and customs, attitudes to health and illness, religion, death, dying and rituals.
Cultural Fact Sheets
These fact sheets provide an overview of various cultures which can support you to deliver culturally sensitive care.
Click on the links below to view or print/download profiles.