1994 – Achievements

1994 – Achievements

503 community members participated in research projects and consultations undertaken by the Centre 809 clients from a range of sectors accesses information services 900 people participated in education and training activities 1799 new items were added to the...
1994 – Our vision

1994 – Our vision

To achieve better health policy, planning and service outcomes for culturally diverse communities by working collaboratively across sectors and providing flexible and integrated services driven by a commitment to excellence.  
1994 – Raising awareness of epilepsy

1994 – Raising awareness of epilepsy

Focus groups discussions with a total of 38 members from Melbourne’s Vietnamese community were conducted to pilot a proposed Epilepsy Awareness Campaign targeting non-English speaking background communities. The outcomes of the discussions provided an enhanced...
1994 – Cultural attitudes around organ donation

1994 – Cultural attitudes around organ donation

Exploring the attitudes towards organ donation among ethnic communities was the focus of collaborative research between CEH and the Department of Social and Preventative Medicine, Monash University. The study was funded by the Kidney Foundation and reflected the need...
1994 – Determining general awareness of Tuberculosis

1994 – Determining general awareness of Tuberculosis

The Victorian Department of Health and Community Service (DH & CS) Health Protection Section (Public Health Branch) commissioned CEH to conduct focus group discussions with four ethnic communities. The purpose of these groups was to determine the general awareness...