Workers Caring for People from Non-English Speaking Backgrounds
This article provides information on the support available to the aged care workforce in caring for older Australians from non-English speaking backgrounds, such as culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds (CALD).
Support Services for People from Diverse Backgrounds
This report offers action plans, training opportunities and resources for the care of older people from diverse backgrounds such as culturally and linguistically diverse people (CALD) and LGBTI+ people.
Actions to Support Older Culturally and Linguistically Diverse People
This report for aged care providers describes actions to support inclusive care for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse people (CALD). Provides resources and real stories.
These downloadable communication tools in multiple languages for culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) people that depict a wide range of daily activities and situations and can be used to prompt discussion, assist with directions, clarify needs between a culturally diverse elder and carer.
Aged Care Signage
Aged Care Posters in multiple languages will assist culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) residents in aged care facilities navigate their way around their home or service. Signs such as 'kitchen', 'dining room', 'keep out', 'danger', and 'this way to the garden', will help improve communication with residents/clients and minimise confusion.
My Aged Care Case Study: Mrs Dou's story
A real story video of the support and services available to elderly people through 'My Aged Care'. Describes the work of the organisation to assist older people receiving home care services and assistance that are catered to their individual culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) background.
ADA Australia YouTube Channel
ADA Australia's comprehensive videos detail the experiences of elderly Australians from a variety of backgrounds such as multicultural people (CALD), LGBTI+ people, disabled and Aboriginal and Torres Strait people. They highlight common struggles and resolutions in regards to receiving aged care.
Support for People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Backgrounds
Support for people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds (CALD) including real story videos, tools, guidelines and a list of partner organisations providing culturally appropriate care.
ACT Legal Aid Helpline
This tool offers ways to contact Legal Aid ACT such as multicultural language (CALD) support, live chats and ways to receive legal advice and respond to elder abuse.
Diversity and Financial Elder Abuse in Victoria
This report outlines and displays findings from previous studies into financial abuse in culturally and linguistically diverse communities.