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Health Services


Transcultural Mental Health Centre
We provide a range of mental health services for migrants and refugees, including clinical services, mental health promotion, prevention and early intervention and education and training. 

Multicultural Problem Gambling Service for NSW
MPGS is a state-wide service that assists problem gamblers from culturally and linguistically diverse communities living in NSW and their families. MPGS provides quality and accessible counselling, treatment and support services.

Mental Health in Multicultural Australia
The MHiMA Project provides a national focus for advice and support to providers and governments on mental health and suicide prevention for people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds.

NSW Health, Local Health District Multicultural Contacts
This page provides contact details for multicultural health services located within local health districts.  

NSW Multicultural Health Services Directory
Multicultural Health Communication Service, 2016
This Directory provides contact details for a range of health services for culturally and linguistically diverse people across NSW.

NSW Refugee Health Service
The NSW Refugee Health Service (RHS) aims to protect and promote the health of refugees and people of refugee-like backgrounds living in NSW.  RHS currently runs weekly General Practice clinics as well as a Refugee Health Nurse Program which provide comprehensive health assessment and ongoing care for recently arrived refugees free of charge.

NSW Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors (STARTTS)
STARTTS provides treatment and rehabilitation to survivors of torture and trauma. STARTTS services include culturally appropriate counselling and therapy and health assessment and intervention services to newly arrived refugees and people from refugee like backgrounds.

Partners in Culturally Appropriate Care
PICAC seeks to equip residential and community aged care service providers to deliver culturally appropriate care to older people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities.

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Migrant Organisations


Ethnic Communities Council of NSW (ECC)
The ECC is the peak body for all culturally and linguistically diverse communities in New South Wales. Its main activities are advocacy, education, and community development. The ECC website includes a list of Migrant Resource Centres across NSW.

Federation of Ethnic Communities' Council of Australia (FECCA)
FECCA is the peak, national body representing Australians from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. FECCA's role is to advocate and promote issues on behalf of its constituency to government, business and the broader community.

Multicultural NSW
Multicultural NSW is a state government organisation that aims to build and maintain a cohesive and harmonious multicultural society that enriches the lives of all the people of NSW. The Multicultural NSW website includes a Settlement Portal which provides provides information about settlement to help all migrants living in NSW.

Settlement Services International
Settlement Services International is a community-based not-for-profit organisation providing a range of services in the areas of refugee settlement, migrant support services, asylum seeker assistance, housing, multicultural foster care, disability support, employment services and youth support in NSW.

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