Multicultural Women

Government Multicultural Services
Community Women's Multicultural Organisations
Directory of Multicultural Groups in Canberra

Government Multicultural Services

ACT Government External Link- provides a range of links to other useful resources for multicultural women in the ACT community.

(ACT Government) Office of Multicultural Affairs External Link - promotes multiculturalism in the ACT by providing strategic advice to the Minister responsible for multicultural affairs on issues affecting people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Centrelink External Link - Multicultural Service Officer aims to ensure that people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds can use Centrelink easily. Provides free interpreters for Centrelink business.
Phone 13 12 02 (Multilingual Call Centre)

Health Insite External Link - provides links to services for people from culturally, linguistically and diverse backgrounds.


Community Women's Multicultural Organisations

Migrant and Refugee Settlement Services of the ACT Inc (MARSS) External Link - provides settlement and related services for migrants, refugees and humanitarian entrants in the ACT and region, in a caring, supporting and enabling way.

(ACT) Multicultural Women's Advocacy ACT - provides information and referral to relevant services, organises seminars, workshops and social gatherings. Works to improve the status of multicultural women in the ACT.
Phone: 02 6230 4632

(ACT) Croatian Women's Association - offers a social organisation which runs various cultural functions for the Croatian community.
Phone: 02 6241 1214

Network of Immigrant and Refugee Women Australia is an independent body that seeks to advocate for immigrant and refugee women at the national level by working to achieve cultural, social, economic, educational and sexual equality for immigrant and refugee women living in Australia.