COVID-19 News and Updates

ECCWA is working closely with other Community Peak Bodies  to ensure that members have the most up to date information and is available to help members with issues. Please do not hesitate to contact us.  

If you have experienced or witnessed a racist incident, please make a report here

 

 

Official Government updates

 

To read the latest updates on COVID-19 restrictions in WA, please visit https://www.wa.gov.au/organisation/department-of-the-premier-and-cabinet/covid-19-coronavirus-latest-updates

We have also included a list of resources to assist you:

1) Social services

 WA council of Social Services: (WACOSS)

2) Family and domestic violence

We have worked with the Women's Council for Domestic & Family Violence services of WA to develop a

COVID-19 FDV Safety Plan in 9 different languages.

3) People with a disability

We have included the following links from Government websites on COVID-19 here for your information :

4) Translated COVID-19 news and information portal

SBS has today launched a COVID-19 news and information portal in 63 languages

5) Translated resources by ethno link

We have been advised by OMI that they are working with Department of Health to have information translated but in the meantime below is a link made by a private language services provider which has compiled a library of the
translated resources that are currently available. Please see:


https://www.ethnolink.com.au/covid-19-coronavirus-translated-resources/

6) Pregnant women

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) has published advice and information for pregnant women and their families regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19).

This information contains knowledge available to the College now regarding risks to pregnant women and their offspring, advice regarding self-care during pregnancy and changes to the way that antenatal and postnatal care will be delivered. The full article is online: https://ranzcog.edu.au/statements-guidelines/covid-19-statement