News and Updates

News and updates

Get creative during lockdown Community and Cultural Connections are inviting all Inner West locals to enter their lockdown creativity competition. The Creative Wellness at Home project hosts a range of simple, do-at-home creative activities to cure lockdown boredom, with the chance to win prizes. Weekly activities have been designed to
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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
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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. 
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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
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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
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Invisible and Here! Our elderly clients sharing their stories 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
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MEDIA RELEASE - for immediate release DATE: 10 August 2020 Bringing Cultural and Community Connections to Crisis Relief 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
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Tai Chi in the Park for Seniors has resumed! Tai Chi in the Park for Seniors has resumed on Fridays. The activity will be following a COVID-19 Safety Plan, and all participants must register. Contact Marilyn Dang on (02) 8507 2028 for more information or to register.
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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
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CCCi Welcomes Placement Students Community and Cultural Connections would like to introduce Gabriela Sandrussi, Kriti Puri and Sanjaya Sharma as our new placement students for the final six months of 2020. Gabriela studies a Bachelor of Social Work at Western Sydney University and has 600 hours of work placement to
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