HOLY EUCHARIST PARISH SOCIAL OFFICE
ABOUT THE SERVICE
This is an appointment -based referral service, designed to support Vietnamese residents in the Western and nearby suburbs of Melbourne to access all services provided by mainstream and local service providers when needed. The Holy Eucharist Parish’s Social Office, will assess each person’s need and either provide assistance, or refer them to the appropriate service within or nearby Western region.
The Office welcomes everyone regardless of their religious beliefs. Vietnamese new arrivals for resettlement, or those with cultural shock, or victim of domestic violence or those have English language barrier who cannot access support from other organisations will be supported to assist them to solve their problems and help them to regain a peaceful life and to integrate into the multicultural society in Australia.
We are building a strong Vietnamese community with generosity and tolerance based on Parish that embrace all people of all ages with a motto: “No one is strange in here.”
Information and referral to appropriative agencies in the areas of: Health, Family, Social welfare, Housing, Australian Citizen and many more….
Including a range of activities for: Elderly, Women, Families and courses of flower arrangement, embroider, craft, excursion, picnic and exercise to anti-arthritis
INFORMATION SESSIONS ON
• Elderly’s health
• Prevention programs to family domestic violence and gambling addiction.
WE CAN ASSIST WITH
• Citizenship support
• Form filling
• Resume writing for an employment
• Guidance to establish a will
• Guidance of Power of Attorney
• And many others including information on health, housing, legal, Centre Link, Citizenship issues. …
• To certify a true document copy and witness of signature by a Justice of the Peace