Women Empowerment

Vibrant Diverse Cultures Inc aims to raise the status of women through women emancipation and empowerment. Our STRIVE program aims to promote women's sense of self-worth, ability to determine their own choices, and their right to influence social change for themselves. This program is tailored for the vulnerable members of society most notably the CALD and ATSI women.

 

 

Areas of focus involve:

  • Workshops on employment and up-skilling

  • Women health education promotion

  • Family planning 

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Community Engagement

One in four of Australia’s 22 million people were born oversees. VDC‘s community engagement program aims to provide support to CALD and ATSI communities so that they feel accepted and that they belong. VDC has no segregation when it comes to ethnicity, race, beliefs, sexuality and background. We work towards building more stronger unified communities by bringing people of different backgrounds together.

Our programs include:

  • Sports, recreational and activities of interest to the greater CALD community

  • Youth mentoring

  • Outreach programs to support marginalised communities in their everyday life

  • Multi-cultural festivals & expos

  • Sport workshops/clinics in remote NT

SERVICES

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Mental Health Awareness 

Mental health is a key component of overall health and wellbeing. VDC strives to promote mental health awareness in minority communities. Our " Companion Bench" program is tailored to create a safe space for people to feel comfortable without fear of judgement and be able to share insights on life. It also provides an opportunity to share pressing issues in life and a chance for people to be linked with professional clinical services. 

Our programs include:

  • Self-care & life balance workshops

  • Mental health education through qualified professionals

  • Psychosocial Recovery Coaching

 

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Health literacy & support in
communities

 With the dedication of volunteers, remote health providers and partners, we strive to improve the lives of everyone who needs help within the community. VDC reaches out to marginalized communities. Contact us to see what you can do to bring about positive change to the community.

Our programs include:

  • Health & Nutrition education

  • Imparting life skills in youth 

  • Provision of basics such as sanitary wear and clothing