Il Bollettino- June 2015 issue

Il Bollettino is a quarterly newsletter produced by Co.As.It., in Italian, which is distributed to all the senior Italian social groups in metro Sydney….


FECCA NCAN News Issue 3 2015

Past, present and future of dementia for CALD communities.

Extract of speech given by Pino Migliorino at 30th Alzheimer’s Disease International Conference in Perth 16 April 2015…….

2015 Aged care changes

FECCA NCAN News Issue 3 2015

MCCSA – Helena’s Perspectives On Aged Care Changes.

South Australia has had a long history of providing ethno- specific services to its ageing population with a well- established Home and Community Care ( HACC) program across a range of smaller and larger communities and home care packages and residential facilities for some of its larger ethno- specific communities…..

Budget 2015-2016 in Brief: Key measures and what they mean for Australia’s culturally and linguistically diverse communities

FECCA press release 13 May 2015

Funding for multicultural affairs in the 2015-16 Budget is difficult to assess as it is largely dispersed throughout the Families and Communities program of the Social Services portfolio……..

150 older people from CALD communities attend Inner West Expo


On 16th April 2015, Co.As.It., together with four other community service organisations held a Multicultural Healthy Ageing lifestyle & Wellbeing Expo at Club Burwood RSL………

Co.As.It. Seniors Week shows in March 2015

Laughter Yoga at morning tea

Co.As.It. celebrated Seniors Week 2015 by hosting three concerts in two locations in Metro Sydney…… read more

Multicultural Healthy Ageing Lifestyle and Well Being Expos

Co.As.It. Italian Association of Assistance, in association with several other multicultural service providers, are hosting two Multicultural healthy Ageing Lifestyle and well Being Expos for people aged 65+……

Italian Carers, families and people with a disability

Co.As.It. would like to invite you to attend information sessions about understanding the changes to the Disability Sector……

Landmark Review of Australian Research on Older People from CALD Backgrounds released

press release from FECCA 18th March 2015

The Federation of Ethnic Communities’ Councils of Australia (FECCA) released its landmark Review of Australian Research on Older People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Backgrounds.

The Community Visitors Scheme and the Community Visitors Scheme Home Care Visits

One of the Co.As.It.’s many aged care services is the Community Visitors Scheme which incorporates the Community Visitors Scheme Home Care Visits……read more