Workshops: Supporting multicultural communities to live well
Ethnic Communities Council of Queensland’s Chronic Disease Program supports communities with culturally appropriate information and assistance to live health lifestyles, and prevent or self-manage chronic disease.
Its team deliver education sessions in community languages or simplified English on health eating and nutrition, physical activity, chronic disease education and prevention, the dangers of smoking, and understanding the Australian health care system.
Culturally tailored resources are available for communities including:
- Pacific Islander communities and Australian South Sea Islander communities
- Sri Lankan communities
- Arabic Speaking communities
- Afghan community
- African communities
- Bhutanese community
- Myanmar community