NOTICIAS / NEWS
Message from President
Mr Pablo Matus
Dear Latin Americans and friends in Queensland, I would like to extend a special thank you to all the volunteers that year after year have made this organization grow, without your support and the hundreds of hours of hard work many of our accomplishments would not have been delivered.
I would also like to extend special greetings to Claudina Rodriguez [former] president of the first Latin American community of Australia QLD Inc, who has dedicated and motivated a lot of Latin American residents in Queensland to continue to create a great community. On behalf of the Latin American Community of Australia Qld I would also like to greet the representatives of Guatemala, Argentina, Chile and Colombia. And Community supporters from Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, El Salvador, Venezuela, Puertorico and our Australian friends
LACA-QLD is proud to present to the Latin American community in Brisbane, the great achievements reached by a collective effort . The establishment of a nursing home to service to the Spanish speakers elders in Brisbane, this collaboration with PWAV has given the Latin American Community a service which has never been offered in the past, the new and refurbish facility tailors a Culturally and linguistically approached to aged care for our community. (This project was not funded by any government department nor private company, the effort of a group of volunteers has made this project attainable).
Spanish speaking community visitors Scheme program tailor specifically to support persons that are isolated from the community (Volunteer and Funded Project). Spanish speaking Social group, a program that brings communities together, enjoy life and Socialize in a healthy way (Volunteer driven project). Other programs still in its creation is to focus on young children from Spanish speaking backgrounds (Childcare).
Brisbane Fiesta Latina, An annual festival where the Latin American Community show cases all its colours, more than 15 countries are represented in this fantastic cultural experience, packed up with Music, Dance, Latin Food, and lots of laughter. (Volunteer and Partially funded Project).
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Community Activities for Schools, Libraries and Festivals
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