Entries by Cathy Harper

Diversitat Futsal Academy Graduation

On the 18th of July, 24 young people from CALD communities graduated from the Diversitat Futsal Academy.   DFA is a ten week futsal (indoor soccer) program. During the ten week DFA program young people were engaged in Futsal skill & development sessions, Futsal Games, and weekly Life-Skills Workshop. Guest speakers and volunteer community leaders […]

Women’s Health and Wellbeing Barwon South West – Board Postions

Due to recent Board resignations, members of Women’s Health and Wellbeing Barwon South West (WHWBSW) are invited to express their interest in joining their Board. Applications are invited from women. They strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and women from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities to apply. WHWBSW is a regional women’s […]

Sudanese Family Day in Colac

What a great day we had yesterday at Sacred Heart! Diversitat worked with the Colac Sudanese Australian Community and invited guest speakers from Melbourne to discuss various issues, then we had a lovely BBQ lunch, thanks to the 2nd Colac Sea Scout team. Thanks to all those who contributed on the day including Richard Riordan, […]

Feed Geelong at The Base

Every Thursday throughout July, cafes around Geelong are taking it in turns to host ‘Soup Kitchen Thursday’, raising valuable funds for Feed Geelong. On Thursday 11th and 25th of July (between 12pm – 2pm unless sold out), you can grab a wonderful bowl of soup and a slice of La Madre bread for only $7 […]

We are ‘The Most Outstanding Multicultural Community Support Group in the World’!

The Global Enablement Awards Panel  has awarded us as “The Most Outstanding Multicultural Community Support Group in the World’! The Awards dinner was held on 20th June in London at the Courthouse Hotel. Other award winners from across the world were present on the night to receive their awards. The Global enablement awards celebrate innovation […]

‘Hola Amigo’ Community Visitors Scheme

Creating smiles from connections, by pairing volunteers with older people for company & social activities. The Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) is an initiative funded by the Australian Government. The aim is to pair trained volunteers with an older person for visits and company. To access our CVS Program, the older person will be living at […]

Create smiles by becoming a volunteer

Creating smiles from connections, by pairing volunteers with older people for company & social activities. The Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) is an initiative funded by the Australian Government. The aim is to pair trained volunteers with an older person for visits and company. To access our CVS Program, the older person will be living at […]