Multicultural communities COVID-19 advice
Translated COVID-19 vaccine information
Getting vaccinated is the best way to protect yourself and your community from COVID-19. Information about COVID-19 vaccines has been translated into multiple languages for you to access and share.
- SA Health COVID-19 vaccine brochure
- Australian Department of Health fact sheets
- Frequently asked questions (FAQs)
- Pregnancy, breastfeeding and COVID-19 vaccines
Professor Nicola Spurrier, South Australia’s Chief Public Health Officer, provided an update about the COVID-19 vaccines at a recent community information session.
Translated COVID-19 information
Finding current information about COVID-19 will help you and your family stay safe. A range of translated resources about COVID-19 are available for multicultural communities.
Further translated COVID-19 resources are available from the following organisations:
- Australian Department of Health
- Australian Department of Home Affairs
- Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) – COVID-19 news
- Multicultural Youth South Australia (MYSA) - YouTube video series
- Migration Council Australia - MyAus COVID-19 app
Mental health and wellbeing translated resources
Looking after your mental wellbeing is as important as looking after your physical health. It’s also important to know where to go for help. The Australian Department of Health has translated resources on:
- Caring for your mental wellbeing
- Help and support for your mental wellbeing
- Digital and telephone support for mental health during COVID-19
- Help for finances and mental health
Beyond Blue have also developed information for managing your mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic in languages other than English.
If you require translating or interpreting services, call 131 450.
The Australian Migrant Resource Centre (AMRC) has compiled a list of telephone and emergency services contacts. Their multilingual telephone service is available from Monday to Friday from 9.00 am to 4.30 pm.
Applications are open for the CALD COVID-19 Health Small Grants Fund, made available through the Federation of Ethnical Communities Council of Australia (FECCA). The funding is designed to help community groups to lead local communication activities around the COVID-19 vaccine, targeting CALD communities.
To find out more, and to apply, visit http://fecca.org.au/grants/. Applications close in January 2022.
Visit the Aboriginal communities page for Aboriginal COVID-19 services and translated resources in Pitjantjatjara and English.
Translated COVID-19 resources
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