The Centre for Culture, Ethnicity and Health (CEH) is celebrating World Refugee Day, today on 20 June. Presently, globally there has never been more refugees and displaced peoples, now exceeding the numbers seen post World War II.
The National Alcohol and Drug Foundation has named North Richmond Community Health as the winner for Excellence in the Reduction of Harm in the 2017 National Alcohol and other Drug Excellence and Innovation awards.
The Centre for Culture, Ethnicity & Health (CEH) today announced that its Health Translations Directory will be expanded to enable more Victorians to get better access to health information supported by funding from the Department of Health and Human Services.
The day recognises the lasting impact of the forcible removal of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children from their homes and families, by the Commonwealth Government. As a result of the actions of government, welfare agencies and churches, much of the Stolen Generation lost access to their indigenous identities, heritage, and Country.
Today, Wednesday 17 of May, is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, Intersex Discrimination and Biphobia, also known as IDAHOBIT Day. For some, it is easy to forget that discrimination can shape lives. For others, forgetting is not so easy.