How care and culture is continuing in crisis at Community and Cultural Connections Inc (CCCi)

How care and culture is continuing in crisis Greater Sydney has entered into another lockdown, this time with the alarming threat of a fast-spreading variant of COVID-19. Our diverse communities in south-western Sydney have been hit the hardest, and the surrounding areas of inner west, central, and south-eastern Sydney are by no means unaffected.   CCCi has been adapting its operations in a number of ways to continue to provide much-needed culturally-sensitive support for communi...
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Multicultural Communities find connection and support as they emerge from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Multicultural Communities find connection and support as they emerge from the COVID-19 Pandemic Community and Cultural Connections Inc (CCCi) is providing a range of programs, services, and support for culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) community members to improve social connections, wellbeing, and resilience as we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic.  Following the success of their crisis relief food program in 2020, CCCi are continuing to provide support for older peop...
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CCCi’s campaign is starting conversations about gambling

CCCi's campaign is starting conversations about gambling Problem gambling is being raised as an issue of concern among some culturally and linguistically diverse communities in Sydney’s Inner West region. Gambling addiction from sports betting, pokie machines, or online gambling games can result in significant financial losses and have harmful impacts on gamblers, their families, and the wider community. Community and Cultural Connections Inc (CCCi) has launched a campaign to tackle g...
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Hoa Mai Group in ‘The Melody of Humanity’

Watch: Hoa Mai Group featured in 'The Melody of Humanity' music video The Hoa Mai Cultural Performance Group were proud to featured in the recent 'The Melody of Humanity' music video, a project delivered by Settlement Services International (SSI) Community Refugee Welcome Centre and Inner West Council. Watch the video below. The multilingual music video features 22 artists and was filmed across a number of locations throughout the Inner West. It was developed in collaboration with ...
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(In)visible and Here!

Invisible and Here! Our elderly clients sharing their stories Invisible and Here: a video produced by the Inner West and Canterbury Elder Abuse Collaborative for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2020 Our clients are among some of the elderly residents featured in a new video published by the Inner West and Canterbury Elder Abuse Collaborative. Released in June 2020 on the occasion of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, the video shares insights on aging and technology from our most senior...
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Bringing Cultural and Community Connections to Crisis Relief

MEDIA RELEASE - for immediate release DATE: 10 August 2020 Bringing Cultural and Community Connections to Crisis Relief Image: CCCi's Crisis Relief program is delivering boxes of care and connection during this tough time. Community and Cultural Connections Inc (CCCi) is supporting local members of the community who are most isolated and vulnerable during the COVID-19 pandemic. Each week, CCCi delivers grocery hampers with a variety of food, milk, fresh vegetables, fruits and oth...
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COVID-19 Multilingual Resource: a message about travel Melbourne

COVID-19 Multilingual Resource: a message about travel Melbourne CCCi Executive Officer, Vi Pham has shared a message to the Vietnamese-speaking community regarding updated COVID-19 concerns in the local community. We are working with the Sydney Local Health District Diversity Programs & Strategy Hub to spread the message about travelling to and from Melbourne during this heightened period of concern. CCCi Executive Officer, Vi Pham, delivering a COVID-19 message in Vietnamese (click...
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