Community Development Program

Our Community Development Programs help incease access to mental health services for ethnic communities.

community development programsThe goal of ADEC's Community Development Program is to facilitate engagement between the CALD community, mental health sector and government authorities to promote mental health and wellbeing and access to services for CALD communities by:

  • Establishing relationships with multicultural, ethno-specific and community groups as well as other relevant organisations
  • Identifying issues relevant to community needs within the specified sector
  • Providing information to ethnic communities to raise the level of mental health awareness and understanding of the service system


If you would like to learn more about the Community Development Program please contact: Mini Dahiya on (03) 8744 2134 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.