Kia ora and welcome to our 15th edition. The eCALD® team wishes everyone the very best for 2017 and good wishes for the Lunar Year of the Rooster 鸡年行大运 (Jí nián xíng dà yùn).
eCALD® Research Commentary [2nd Edition] February 2017
This month our focus is on child health in Asian populations. The publications reviewed include “Growing up in New Zealand”; “Vitamin D during pregnancy and infancy”; “Progress and issues around culturally diverse care in pediatrics”; “Cultural and religious considerations in pediatric palliative care”; and “Characteristics influencing location of death for children with life-limiting illness”.
Cross-Cultural Interest Group presents “Cross Cultural Perspective Relating to Eating Disorders Among Asians: Presentation and Management” 28th Febuary 2017
DON’T MISS OUT!! The Cross-Cultural Interest Group presents the forthcoming session on the above topic and would like to invite you to the evening session. The session is also available on the webcast for those who cannot attend in person. RSVP required by 24th February 2017.
Indian, Chinese and Culturally Diverse Parents’ Support Group Meetings [February 2017]
The Parent and Family Resource Centre (trading as Disability Connect) is hosting a number of support group meetings in February 2017. Click on the appropriate link for information about presentation topic, speaker(s), venue, timetable, parking, catering, flyer and RSVP.
CALD Child Health and Disability Newsletter [December 2016]
This newsletter features the new video resource for navigating the New Zealand Disability Sector; Auckland DHB support group, Maternal Health Services Seminar; Difficulties Accessing Child Disability Allowances and CALD training for Audiologists.