Last week, Umbrella gave Covid-19 vaccination information presentations to provide information resources to clients. These short sessions are an opportunity for clients to be provided with basic information about the vaccination roll out, how they work and provide them with resources in their language during this challenging and changing time. It was an opportunity for clients to share their experiences and concerns.
People over 65, are more likely be digitally unconnected. It's so great to see Be Connected, as part of the Good Things Foundation Australia looking to connect seniors with members of the community to help them be connected in the online world!
Their program also helps others learn how to scan QR codes for programs such as Safe WA.
Are you looking to volunteer and give back to your local community? Come join Umbrella's Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) and provide companionship to a senior of your background!
We are looking for volunteers from the following cultural backgrounds and Perth metro areas:
Italian male - Morley, Midland, Swan View or Tuart Hill Italian female - Wilson, Tuart Hill Malaysian female - Wilson Maltese female - Wilson Polish female - Midland, Como Ukrainian male - Ballajura Russian male - Balcatta Spanish male or female - Innaloo
See our map for a visual representation of what we are looking for: ow.ly/FDiS50Ep28X
For more information contact the CVS team on 9275 4411 or at email@example.com ... See MoreSee Less
Today our Community Engagement Manager Henrietta met with Abdulrahim Elmi of Roots TV! They spoke about some of their upcoming projects and the ways they are sharing valuable skills with the young people of Perth.
Roots TV seeks to empower young people of colour by teaching them the technical and creative aspects of digital film making and production!
Here's some lovely mid-week news! Umbrella's Integrated Carers Support Senior Officer, Teresa was gifted these delicious cupcakes from Carer Gateway and Carers WA to celebrate her 1 year anniversary of working with them!
12 cupcakes for 12 fulfilling months of work! Great job Teresa🎉 ... See MoreSee Less
Today marks the first day of the month-long period of Ramadan. Ramadan is a month of fasting, introspection and prayer for followers of Islam. It is a commemoration of the prophet Muhammad's first revelation.
An opportunity has become available to join our growing organisation with an immediate start. We are looking for a Gardener to support clients of Umbrella Multicultural Community Care Services Inc.
Umbrella provides services to seniors to assist them to remain living independently in their homes. Our services focus on the individual needs of the culturally and linguistically diverse and LGBTI+ communities.
We are seeking a casual employee to work Monday to Friday for a minimum of 20 hours, which may increase to full-time. The ability to speak a Polish, Italian or Yugoslavian language would be beneficial.
To obtain the Position Description, please go to Umbrella’s web page lnkd.in/es_zFcR