OTHER HELPFUL LINKS

The Aboriginal Health Council of WA has also been working with the WA Department of Health to put together a toolkit for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples. You can access this by following the link below.

Australian Indigenous Health Infonet has a COVID portal which was established in March 2020 initially as a section but has grown substantially since then and is now a portal found here. We have interactive maps so users based in WA can search resources specific to this state which would be useful for your stakeholders. I’ve copied in Michelle Elwell one of our senior research staff who manages the portal.

Australian Indigenous Health Infonet also have many other sections within the site that may be useful to WACOSS members. These include:

WA Primary Health Alliance, as part of the Australian Government’s national Primary Health Networks program, is working to support general practices, residential aged care facilities and our funded service providers across Western Australia to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. You can access their COVID-19 vaccine resources using the button below.

The Department of Health has put together a list of resources in languages other than english which can be found by clicking on the button below. Those languages include:

  • Lwo (Acholi)
  • لعربية (Arabic)
  • မြန်မာ (Burmese)
  • 简体中文 (Chinese simplified)
  • درى (Dari)
  • Thuɔŋjäŋ (Dinka)
  • فارسی (Farsi)
  • Français (French)
  • هزارگی (Hazaragi)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • عربي تا جوبا (Juba Arabic)
  • ကညီကျိာ (Karen)
  • ភាសាខ្មែរ (Khmer)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • ਪੰਜਾਬੀ (Punjabi)
  • Af-Soomaali (Somali)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Kiswahili (Swahili)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)