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Coronavirus

120 resources in total. To see which languages this resource is available in, click on its title.

Title: About Grief
Summary: Grief is our response to loss. It is the normal, natural and inevitable response to loss, and it can affect every part of our life, including our thoughts, behaviours, beliefs, feelings, physical health and our relationships with others. With the support of family and friends, many people adapt to loss well and may not experience intense and persistent feelings; however, for some, the experience of grief can be overwhelming and further support may be helpful. This Fact Sheet provides guidance on supporting yourself and others through grief.

Title: Arthritis and COVID-19 (coronavirus)
Summary: This factsheet provides tips on how to keep yourself healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic if you have rheumatoid arthritis or psoriatic arthritis.

Title: Assistance for migrant workers affected by COVID lockdown
Summary: The Migrant Workers Centre is here to help people from migrant communities who are experiencing difficulties with their job. They can provide advice and assistance to you if your job has been affected by the lock-down.

Title: Asthma and COVID-19 (coronavirus)
Summary: This fact sheet provides advice to Asthma sufferers on ways to keep yourself healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Title: Business Support Fund: Assistance for Victorian small businesses impacted by coronavirus
Summary: The Victorian Government launched the $500 million Business Support Fund to help small businesses survive the impact of coronavirus. The fund provides eligible businesses with one-off grants of $10.000 through two streams. This fact sheet explains how to apply.

Title: Cancer and Coronavirus
Summary: This fact sheet answers questions in relation to COVID-19. It has been created for people undergoing cancer treatment, cancer survivors and their family and friends. It answers some of your questions and lists contacts where you can get support and find further information.

Title: Cardiovascular disease and COVID-19 (coronavirus)
Summary: This factsheet provides advice on ways to keep yourself healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic if you have cardiovascular disease.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) - all resources published by Victoria State Government, Department of Health and Human Services
Summary: Find the latest updated translated COVID-19 information for people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. The information is available in various formats like fact sheets, videos, audio files and promotional materials, Topics include current stage 3 and stage 4 restricitons, wearing of face masks, worker support payments, how to stay safe, testing, family violence, mental health and much more.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Auslan updates
Summary: This website provides regular Auslan video updates accompanied by a English text summary.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Help for older Australians
Summary: This fact sheet provides information on the Older Persons COVID-19 Support Line and the Community Visitors Scheme

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) $1500 Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment
Summary: A one-off $1,500 payment is available to support eligible Victorian workers who have been diagnosed with coronavirus (COVID-19) or are a close contact of a confirmed case.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) $450 test isolation payment
Summary: Victorian workers can apply for a $450 Coronavirus (COVID-19) test isolation payment that provides financial support while they self-isolate to wait for the results of a coronavirus (COVID-19) test.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) about testing (audiofile Rohingya)
Summary: Audiofile about how to get tested for COVID-19

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) and changes to how the NDIS works (Easy Read)
Summary: The NDIA has developed Easy Read information to help participants understand some changes to the NDIS.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) and liver health conditions
Summary: Information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and people living with liver-related chronic health conditions.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) collection of resources about coronavirus from the Australian Department of Health
Summary: Australian Government, Department of Health provides a collection of resources about coronavirus (COVID-19) for the general public, health professionals and industry. The resources include fact sheets, campaign material, guidelines and other publications.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Call to Test service - How to get tested for coronavirus at home
Summary: Easy English information about the Call to Test service which helps people who need special care or support to get tested for coronavirus at home.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Do I have to wear a face mask? (poster)
Summary: Information in Easy English on what a face mask is and when and where it is compulsory in Victoria to wear one.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) extreme hardship support program: How to submit your application
Summary: This COVID-19 emergency financial relief is targeted to the most vulnerable temporary and provisional visa holders and undocumented migrants in Victoria to meet their basic needs, like food, medicine or shelter. This resource is a step by step guide on how to apply for the fund.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Emergency relief packages
Summary: Free emergency food relief packages are available if you cannot get food because of coronavirus (COVID-19). You do not have to be an Australian citizen or permanent resident to get an emergency relief package but you must be in self-isolation or quarantine because you have coronavirus, are waiting for test results, or are a close contact and not have friends, family or other people who can help you. To get a package, call the coronavirus hotline on 1800 675 398 and choose the option for support for people with coronavirus (this includes food relief).

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Family violence crisis response and support during coronavirus
Summary: Information on family violence frontline services, including crisis accommodation, police and courts continue to operate to support women, children and families during the coronavirus emergency.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) get the facts poster
Summary: Hume Whittlesea Primary Care Partnership produced a poster that lists website links and phone numbers to organisations and services that provide more information on the COVIC-19.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) High risk COVID safe plan for businesses
Summary: Under current restrictions, high-risk industries must have a specific COVIDSafe Plan in order to operate in Victoria.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) How can I make a face mask (video)
Summary: This is a user guide on how to make your own cloth mask that covers your nose and mouth and is made of washable fabric.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) How to access the services you need
Summary: Information on support available for residents in public housing during stage 4 restriction due to coronavirus (COVID-19) including info on food and supplies, access to health care, family and mental health support, as well as alcohol and other drugs support will continue to be made available to residents.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) How to make a cloth mask
Summary: Instructions for making a cloth face mask.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) It's ok to have home care
Summary: This fact sheet explains what necessary measures aged care workers are taking before entering your home to ensure you stay safe. It also outlines the things you can do to protect you from getting ill.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Looking after your mental health during coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
Summary: Feelings of anxiety and concern are normal responses to an unprecedented event such as the coronavirus pandemic. This fact sheet provides tips on how to look after yourself and stay positive. It also lists organisations that offer mental health services and advice.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) public transport fact sheet
Summary: This information sheet was created to keep everyone safe on public transport during COVID-19.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Recommendations for using a cloth face mask (video)
Summary: Wearing a face mask helps keep you and others safe. Coronavirus (COVID-19) is spread from close contact with an infected person and can be be spread when a person coughs or sneezes. This video explains why you need to wear a face mask when you are in public.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing for coronavirus (COVID-19) fact sheet
Summary: Find out if you should be tested, who can perform the test, what it involves and how long it takes to get the result.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Volunteering during coronavirus in Victoria
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about opportunities to support the community, and advice on how to stay safe for prospective and current volunteers.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) What to do if you've tested positive for coronavirus
Summary: If you have tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) you must isolate yourself until the Department of Health and Human Services tells you it is safe. This fact sheet explains why, where and how you need to isolate. You also need to monitor your symptoms and look after your wellbeing. It tells you where and what support is available for you and provides information for caregivers and other household members.

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Who can get free face masks in Victoria?
Summary: This booklet tells you when you are eligible to receive free face masks, where you can get the masks and how to look after them.

Title: Coronavirus COVID-19: Tips for carers, families and friends of people living with dementia
Summary: This help sheet provides tips for primary carers, family, friends or neighbours of people living with Dementia during COVID-19 restrictions and gives ideas for ways to pass the time in self-isolation.

Title: Coronavirus COVID-19: Tips for home care providers
Summary: Information for providers of in-home care regarding coronavirus (COVID-19) and supporting people living with dementia.

Title: Coronavirus COVID-19: Tips for people living with dementia
Summary: This help sheet provides tips on how to look after yourself, keeping your home safe, physical distancing, how to stay connected and how to fight boredom during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Title: Coronavirus COVID-19 and the NDIS information and support
Summary: Information on how to access the NDIS during the coronavirus pandemic.

Title: Coronavirus information in your language by SBS Radio
Summary: SBS is informing all Australians about the latest coronavirus developments. News and information about coronavirus (COVID-19) is available in 63 languages.

Title: Coronavirus mental wellbeing support services
Summary: Information, advice and strategies to help you manage your wellbeing and mental health during the COVID-19 time.

Title: Coronavirus staying apart keeps us together (audiofile Rohingya)
Summary: Instructions on social distancing

Title: Coronavirus why we are all staying at home
Summary: Why we need to stay home, what we are still allowed do and what we are no longer allowed to do during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Title: Coronavirus COVID-19: Tips for residential aged care providers
Summary: Information for residential aged care providers regarding coronavirus (COVID-19) and supporting people living with dementia.

Title: COVID-19 and plans for settlement clients
Summary: Video with information who intend to settle in Australia during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Title: COVID-19 App
Summary: This fact sheet explains what the COVID-19 app from the Australian Government is, what kind of information it provides and how you can get it.

Title: COVID-19 Coronavirus resources collection by NSW Health
Summary: Various brochures, fact sheets, videos and posters on COVID-19 prevention and regulations in NSW. It also includes information for NSW residential care residents and families.

Title: COVID-19 Economic support payments and coronavirus supplement (audio)
Summary: Audio information about: • The Coronavirus Supplement • The Economic support payment • Reporting your payments

Title: COVID-19 Employment rights
Summary: This fact sheet explains your right as an employee during the COVID-19 pandemic and where you can find further information and free legal advice.

Title: COVID-19 Family Violence
Summary: This fact sheet explains what to do if you experience family violence, how to obtain a family violence intervention order and where you can find further information and support and receive free legal advice.

Title: COVID-19 Financial assistance
Summary: This fact sheet explains what kind of financial assistance you are eligible for and what you can do if you disagree with a decision of Centrelink..

Title: COVID-19 Glossary of terms (bilingual)
Summary: To support the sector, Polaron has put together a glossary of coronavirus terms translated into 57 languages.

Title: COVID-19 How to avoid contracting COVID-19 (video)
Summary: Video shows how to best prevent getting infected by coronavirus.

Title: COVID-19 How to wash your hands (poster)
Summary: Step by step pictures on how to wash your hands properly.

Title: COVID-19 How to wash your hands (video)
Summary: This video is a step by step guide on how to wash your hands properly.

Title: COVID-19 Look after yourself
Summary: This fact sheet explains what to do and will help you stay well during the Coronavirus pandemic. It also explains how to stop you giving COVID-19 to other people.

Title: COVID-19 Look for the signs
Summary: A poster that lists the main symptoms of Coronavirus.

Title: COVID-19 More help
Summary: This fact sheet explains what additional services you can access during the coronavirus pandemic.

Title: COVID-19 Parenting arrangements
Summary: This fact sheet explains what happens to parenting arrangements and court orders during the COVID-19 pandemic and where you can find further information and seek free legal advice.

Title: COVID-19 Police powers
Summary: This fact sheet explains the power of the police to charge people if they believe they breached the new laws introduced to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and what your rights are.

Title: COVID-19 resources from Australian Government Department of Home Affairs
Summary: Various fact sheets about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) including information on close contact, FAQ, identifying symptoms, residential care services, early childhood centres, social distancing, financial support for individuals and households, financial support for businesses, JobKeeper payment, No evictions laws, travel restrictions, information for temporary visa holders.

Title: COVID-19 Renting rights
Summary: This fact sheet informs about the temporary legal changes and your rights as a tenant during the COVID-19 pandemic and where you can get further free legal advice.

Title: COVID-19 safety guidelines (video)
Summary: Video with information on hygiene and physical distancing to prevent infection of COVID-19.

Title: COVID-19 Time to clean
Summary: This fact sheet will tell you why we need to wipe everywhere and where we should wipe.

Title: COVID-19 Wash your hands
Summary: This fact sheet is a step by step guide on how to wash your hands properly.

Title: COVID-19 We need space between us (poster)
Summary: This poster explains social distancing.

Title: COVID 19 - Council services in Wyndham City Council
Summary: There are many changes to Council services and facilities during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Title: Diabetes and COVID-19 (coronavirus)
Summary: This fact sheet provides advice for people with diabetes on ways to keep yourself healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Title: Do you need.... (multilingual communications groceries picture chart)
Summary: This is a multilingual communication picture chart that includes the main food items and other groceries like medicines and toiletries. It helps facilitate communication with your neighbour who speaks another language.

Title: Easy English book about Coronavirus - also called COVID-19
Summary: Information on Coronavirus specifically written for women with a disability.

Title: Easy Read coronavirus information from the NDIA
Summary: Easy Read information about the NDIA’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) including changes to service delivery, plans reviews and remote communities and large establishments visits . The number of face-to-face meetings with NDIS participants is being reduced in line with the Australian Government’s advice in the coronavirus (COVID-19) national health response plan. Participants, families and carers can request alternatives to face-to-face meetings, if participants are concerned about their exposure to respiratory illness.

Title: Everything you need to know about Coronavirus
Summary: This fact sheet is based on information from the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services. It explains what the virus is, the symptoms, how it spreads, social and physical distancing, how to reduce the risk of infection, what to do if you recently travelled overseas and what to do if you are feeling unwell.

Title: Food and COVID-19: Tips for shopping and handling food safely
Summary: Although there's no evidence so far that COVID-19 can be passed on by food or food packaging it is still important to handle food safely to prevent COVID-19 spread.

Title: Helping children cope with stress during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
Summary: This fact sheet, adapted from the World Health Organisation’s information, provides tips for parents and carers to help support their children who may be feeling stressed due to the recent news of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Title: Help for refugees, humanitarian entrants and new arrivals (bilingual version)
Summary: You may get help if you've recently moved to Australia, depending on your visa. Rules apply to get help and you may have to wait before claiming a payment.

Title: Help your neighbours (multilingual form)
Summary: This multilingual tool is designed to help you help discuss any immediate needs those around you may have as we deal with Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Title: Hepatitis B checkups during COVID-19
Summary: This article contains important information on how to safely get checkups for Hepatitis B during the current coronavirus situation.

Title: HIV/AIDS and COVID-19
Summary: This article discusses the differences between COVID-19 and HIV/AIDS and contains useful information on how to stay safe with HIV/AIDS during the current COVID-19 situation.

Title: Housing information for Rohingya people living in Victoria during the COVID-19 pandemic (video)
Summary: Video in Rohingya with English subtitles that explains the changes to renting laws during COVID-19 and where to get support.

Title: How can I stay safe from the coronavirus?
Summary: This booklet explains what the coronavirus is and lists all the things we can do to ensure we are staying safe.

Title: How I can self-isolate at home
Summary: This booklet explains what happens if a person has to go into self-isolation for 14 days.

Title: How to access telehealth services - for patients (Video)
Summary: Telehealth is when you use a phone or video call to talk to your health care worker, like a doctor or nurse. It means you can have a health appointment from anywhere you are, even from home. This is a quick guide to help you.

Title: How to reduce the risk of coronavirus (COVID-19)
Summary: Information on how to reduce the risk of coronavirus COVID-19 transmission produced by Polaron.

Title: How to wear a face mask
Summary: Easy English resource explaining how to wear, remove and wash a face mask.

Title: Important information for your 2019-20 tax return
Summary: This fact sheet contains important information on how to claim JobKeeper, JobSeeker, stand down payments, early access to superannuation, working from home expenses, protective clothing

Title: Industry code for visiting residential aged care homes during COVID-19
Summary: This industry code ensures aged care residents are provided the opportunity to receive visitors during the COVID-19 pandemic, while minimising the risk of its introduction to, or spread within, a residential care home.

Title: Information on COVID-19 for pregnant women
Summary: Harmony Alliance, in collaboration with The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG), have produced the factsheet providing information on COVID-19 (coronavirus) to pregnant women.

Title: Is your job affected by stage 4 lockdown?
Summary: This pamphlet explains what rights you have if your workplace is shutting down or reducing work because of the COVID-19 stage 4 lockdown.

Title: I have been tested for the coronavirus
Summary: This booklet explains what you need to do after you got tested for the coronavirus.

Title: I must wear a face mask
Summary: Why and how you need to wear a face mask.

Title: Learning from home advice in your language
Summary: Information on how to best setting up a learning environment for your child at home, lists the student responsibilities, provides advice on managing screentime and online safety, how you can check on your child's mental health and wellbeing and what to do if your child requires additional needs.

Title: Looking after your mental health (video)
Summary: COVID-19 has put everyone under pressure, so it’s more important than ever that we keep our minds healthy. Beyond Blue has created a series of resources including videos in a range of languages to help people in Australia understand how to find support and feel comfortable talking about their experiences.

Title: Managing worry about COVID-19 and diabetes fact sheet
Summary: This fact sheet lists all the things you can and all the things you can not control when living with Diabetes during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Title: NDIS response to Coronavirus (COVID-19): Helping our participants stay safe and well
Summary: Information on the Coronavirus for participants of the NDIA.

Title: Older persons COVID-19 support line 1800 237 981
Summary: You can call OPAN on 1800 237 981 between 6am-10pm, 7 days a week to talk about any issues or concerns you have in relation to COVID-19 or if you need help engaging with your aged care provider.

Title: Pandemic leave
Summary: How to contact the Migrant Workers Centre if you need any workplace help.

Title: Payments and services during coronavirus (COVID-19)
Summary: This fact sheet provides information and services to help you if you are affected by coronavirus (COVID-19) or looking for more details

Title: Payments and services during coronavirus (COVID-19) (audio)
Summary: Audio information about: Centrelink payments available for people affected by COVID-19 JobKeeper how to access to the above payments.

Title: Protect yourself and your family - cover your cough and sneeze (poster)
Summary: Poster produced by the Department of Health and Human Services Victoria outlining why and how you should cover your mouth when you cough or sneeze, to prevent transmitting infectious diseases such as coronavirus and influenza.

Title: Protect yourself and your family - wash your hands regularly (poster)
Summary: Poster by the Department of Health and Human Services Victoria outlining why and how you should wash your hands. One of the main reasons is to prevent the spread of infectious diseases, such as coronavirus and influenza.

Title: Secondary school immunisation program 2020 during COVID-19
Summary: This translated resource advises that delivery of the secondary school immunisation program is an essential medical service and your child should still receive the required vaccines on time.

Title: Self-isolation and Coronavirus (COVID-19) by Enliven
Summary: Information produced by Enliven on self-isolation and coronavirus (COVID-19), what it is, who needs to do it and how to do it.

Title: Slowing the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19)
Summary: Easy English info on steps to slow down spread of coronavirus.

Title: Someone I live with has been tested for the coronavirus
Summary: What you will need to do if somebody you live with has the coronavirus.

Title: Staying connected with WhatsApp by Enliven
Summary: Easy English information produced by Enliven on using group chats and video calls through WhatsApp and other social media channels to keep people connected. The information assists community members (particularly older people and those with disabilities) to maintain their health and wellbeing during isolation.

Title: Stay safe, stay home (video)
Summary: Video message in 20 languages on staying safe during COVID-19.

Title: Stroke and COVID-19 (cronavirus)
Summary: This factsheet provides tips for people who had a stroke on how to keep yourself healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Title: Taking care of yourself in isolation by Enliven
Summary: Easy English information produced by Enliven on how to take of yourself in isolation due to COVID-19. The information assists community members (particularly older people and those with disabilities) to maintain their health and wellbeing during isolation.

Title: Talking to your child during Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Summary: This guide will help you talk to your child about coronavirus (COVID-19). It includes tips on how to have a safe and reassuring conversation and links to resources to help you and your family.

Title: There is no excuse for Family Violence (video)
Summary: Victoria Police has launched a suite of videos in multiple languages to encourage people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities to seek help if they are experiencing family violence.

Title: The Coronavirus - how to stay healthy (book)
Summary: An Easy English book to help people with low English literacy understand the coronavirus (COVID-19), stay healthy, and keep others safe.

Title: The Coronavirus - how to stay healthy (poster)
Summary: An Easy English poster to help people with low English literacy understand the coronavirus (COVID-19), stay healthy, and keep others safe.

Title: The COVID-19 test
Summary: Information produced by Enliven on what happens when you are being tested for Covid-19.

Title: Using play to support children during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
Summary: While social distancing rules are in place, children are unable to play with their friends in the way that they are used to. This makes play time at home especially important. The following five tips can help you use play to support your child’s mental health during COVID-19.

Title: Viral hepatitis and COVID-19
Summary: This article discusses the differences between COVID-19 and Hepatitis A, B and C. It includes information about the differences in transmission, treatment, prevention and testing for both viruses.

Title: What is Coronavirus? Easy English
Summary: General information on COVID-19 explained in Easy English

Title: What is Telehealth? by Enliven
Summary: An Easy English resource produced by Enliven explains Telehealth to the community. Telehealth is a way you can have an appointment with your clinician from your home. A ‘clinician’ is a doctor, nurse, counsellor, or other person helping you to look after your health. You have your appointment over the phone or by video. You can speak to your clinician. You can see them on a screen if you are using video

Title: What to do when you face difficulties paying rent due to COVID-19
Summary: What you can do when you face difficulties paying rent due to COVID-19.

Title: What you need to know about Coronavirus (COVID-19) by Enliven
Summary: Information produced by Enliven on what coronavirus (COVID-19) is, who is at risk, symptoms and how it is transmitted.

Title: Working with interpreters by phone in a family violence setting
Summary: The COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent restrictions around social distancing has required a major shift from in-person to phone-based service delivery across a range of sectors. This resource shares some of the key insights on getting the most out of using interpreting services and ensuring effective engagement with clients is maintained.

Title: You are not alone - Family Violence booklet by Enliven
Summary: Information produced by Enliven on what family violence is and what support services are available.

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