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Monday, March 1, 2021

Health & Education

Be stroke aware and save your life

The National Stroke Foundation is calling on members of Victoria’s Filipino community to set aside time for a StrokeSafe education talk. StrokeSafe Ambassadors are committed volunteers who educate the community about the lethal disease stroke which kills more women than...

Filipino students look to take up studies in Australia

By ASTHER BASCUÑA-CREO An increasing number of Filipino students are looking to study in Australia as their preferred destination. In the past year alone, there has been an 18 per cent increase in visas granted to Filipino nationals to study...

Nurses on Mission: Beyond caring for patients

Members of the Melbourne Nurses on Mission (MNM) live up to the saying, “When you are a nurse, you know that every day you will touch a life or a life will touch yours.” On 25 October 2014, around...

New website aims to help carers find work and meet the demand for in home care

Careseekers is an exciting new online service which brings together people looking for care work and people looking for carers. Careseekers provides an opportunity for Australia’s ageing population and other groups needing in-home carers to access affordable and flexible...

George’s Story

George, mid 40’s. Man of many talents and experiences, determined to make a difference in his community. George Abenoja greets friends, old and new, with a bright smile and happy demeanor. He describes his life before his diagnosis...

Victorian Int’l Education Awards open for 2014

The Victorian Coalition Government opened nominations for the prestigious Victorian International Education Awards 2014, announcing new award categories and expanded eligibility. The annual awards, which were initiated by the Coalition Government in 2013, support Victoria's single most valuable export sector...

ACFE obtains RTO status

A Filipino-owned international health care training centre in Melbourne has been certified as a registered training organisation (RTO) by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). The ASQA accreditation of the Australian Centre of Further Education (ACFE) Pty Ltd is a...

Thousands put pen to paper for VCE English exam

More than 42,000 students will put their written skills to the test at today’s English exam – the state’s biggest VCE exam. Education Minister Martin Dixon wished students all the best for a successful exam season, especially the 50,874 students eligible to...
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Sydney 9s 2021 – Not the fairy tale ending for Tamaraws

By Erick Paul Estepa Elefante In the Philippines' inaugural appearance at the Cabramatta International 9s in 2012, the country heralded...
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