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MCSCA Information about COVID-19

Dear Multicultural Community members

Multicultural Community Services (MCSCA) office re-opened on Monday, 25th May 2020. Adhering to the NTG Guidelines, the adjustment to MCSCA face to face services are as follows:

New Opening hours Monday to Friday from 9 am to 12pm (Closed from 12.15pm to 1.30pm for cleaning) then from 1.30pm to 4pm.

• Maximum time for using a computer is 1 hour
• Phone 8952 8776 to book your time on a computer
• One person at a time in the computer room
• 1.5 metre physical dlstancing
• Strict hand hygiene
• Maximum of 2 hours in the MCSCA office per visitor

Thank you for helping to keep our community and staff safe. We look forward to welcome you all to MCSCA office.

Thankyou for your cooperation and keep well.  We are all in this together.


Marguerite Baptiste-Rooke


Coronavirus information in your language

These Talking Posters provide information on how to prevent the spread of the virus. They are in different languages.

SBS Portal – SBS has developed the SBS Multilingual Coronavirus Portal, providing accurate and trusted news and information about COVID-19, in more than 60 languages. You can visit for the latest news and resources, produced by SBS Radio and SBS News.

Other links are useful information on COVID-19 which are translated in many languages. These are from the Department of Home Affairs, Northern Territory Government, Ethnolink Services and the Department of Health:

Home Affairs Website
Northern Territory Website
Ethnolink Website
Department of Health Website

Our Programs

Learn more about our range of support services and community initiatives…

Settlement Engagement and Transition Support (SETS)

Multicultural Grant Program

Susumama Playgroup

Facilities for the Multicultural Community

Fostering Integration

Big Day Out in Harmony


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MCSCA would like to thank everyone for the lovely thoughts of sharing our post and to encourage others to donate their pre-loved baby clothes.
We have received enough baby clothes for the family in need. We would like to say thank you to the family who donated and we appreciate the responsiveness of the Alice Springs community! 💐
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MCSCA would like to apologise for the inconvenience caused to everyone by posting a wrong phone number for Baby Cot and Clothes Donations!

Please phone MCSCA at 8952 8776
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Hey crew! We are so excited to share that we'll be sharing 2 meditation sessions in Katherine and Alice Springs 😆🤗⁠ 🥳

If you're currently living there or have friends in the area, let them know and experience the many benefits of meditation! ⁠

Fri 28th Aug | Mantra Kirtan Night - Katherine
Sat 29th Aug | Transform Your Life with Meditation (Katherine)⁠

Friday 4th Sept | Mantra Kirtan Night - Alice Springs
Sat 5th Sept | Transform Your Life with Meditation (Alice Springs)

Hope to see you there!
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Do you have qualifications from overseas at Diploma level and above and want to demonstrate what your overseas qualification compares to in Australia for employment purposes?

The Skills Recognition Centre is taking its Overseas Qualification Unit services to Alice Springs once again.

Appointments are available late afternoon and evening on Monday 17 August or all day on Tuesday 18 August. Contact us to make a time to meet with our manager, Sharon, on these dates. Some late afternoon/evening appointments available.

Are you eligible for a free overseas qualification assessment? Visit our webpage or contact us to find out more:

Need your assessment quickly? Contact us prior to our visit to Alice Springs to find out if you are eligible and what evidence to bring along.

Call us on 8946 7316 or email us at to find out more or to book a time with Sharon.
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