The MCCI Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Social Support Groups are structured to provide culturally appropriate activities and programs to inform, empower and support older people from CALD backgrounds to make informed choices about living at home independently.
Social Support Groups assist CALD clients to:
The program is provided in a group environment and includes the following activities:
Social Support Groups operate from Monday to Friday accross various locations throughout the Illawarra and Shoalhaven.
A small contribution fee applies to the service. Please contact the coordinator for current fees.
We understand that access and transport can sometimes become difficult. The MCCI Social Support Groups provide door-to-door transport provided through Community Transport.
For more information, contact the MCCI head office on 02 4229 7566.
The MCCI proudly provides social support services for the following communities:
Rhonda Te Rure
Client Liaison Officer
Phone: 02 4229 7566
Mobile: 0413 842 531
Fax: 02 4226 3146
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