Our mission is to work together to achieve better health outcomes among culturally and linguistically diverse communities.

Summary of relevant work: 

CoA's core business is to provide primary healthcare for individuals & families with culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

We offer holistic assessment, care and support to:

  • People with mental health and physical problems
  • People with drug and alcohol problems
  • People affected by domestic violence and post trauma problems
  • Adults and young people with offending behaviour problems
  • People of Africa with Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) heritage in various issues affecting their health and well-being
  • Provide support and understanding of inter-generational and intercultural conflicts
  • Support rural health clinics in Africa, giving them access to medical equipment. We also do African awareness training
  • Provide liaison services for people of African or other communities from CALD heritage
  • Provide organisational emergency cover for  nursing, general and domestic staff. We also do project monitoring and evaluation


  • Meritorious Service Award for Excellence in Multicultural Affairs (2014) presented by the Government of Victoria & Victorian Multicultural Commission
  • Ambassador for Peace from Universal Peace Federation, an organisation with consultative status on economics and peace with the United Nations (2014)

8A 50-54 Robinson Street
Dandenong Vic