Inquiry into Early Childhood Engagement of CALD Communities
The Committee is doing an inquiry on early childhood engagement of culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities.
For the purposes of the inquiry, ‘early childhood’ is from 0 to 8 years old. ‘Early childhood engagement’ could involve programs and services in health, learning, childcare, play groups, family centres, sport and recreation, and local libraries.
The Committee is interested to hear from a broad range of groups and individuals, including culturally diverse families with young children. See the Submissions, eSubmissions and Survey pages for more information.
Resources have been developed to promote the inquiry and to assist people make a submission. If you want information that is easy to read and understand, download the Easy English document. Easy English uses simple language and images to help people understand complex information.
The inquiry poster can also be used to promote the inquiry, which is available in Arabic, Chin, Chinese (traditional and simplified), Dari, Dinka, Khmer, Karen, Punjabi, Persian, Spanish, Somali and Vietnamese.
CALD Child Inquiry Poster A4 134.71 KB Inquiry Poster Arabic258.18 KB Inquiry Poster Chin182.46 KB
Inquiry Poster traditional Chinese359.64 KB Inquiry Poster simplified Chinese413.78 KB Inquiry Poster Dari238.53 KB
Inquiry Poster Dinka361.83 KB Inquiry Poster Khmer190.19 KB Inquiry Poster Karen186.40 KB
Inquiry Poster Punjabi307.17 KB Inquiry Poster Persian259.62 KB Inquiry Poster Spanish185.27 KB
Inquiry Poster Somali182.18 KB Inquiry Poster Vietnamese203.22 KB
Please contact the Secretariat on (03) 8682 2843 if you would like hard copies of these documents.
Social Media Pack
Please use the social media pack to promote the Inquiry into early childhood engagement of culturally and linguistically diverse communities. The pack includes images and sample Facebook and Twitter messages.
To receive updates on the progress of the Inquiry, email firstname.lastname@example.org, and request CALD Child Inquiry updates.
To receive all news alerts from the Parliament of Victoria, including news alerts for all Parliamentary committee inquiries, email email@example.com and ask for ‘all news alerts’.
For further information please contact the Committee Secretariat.