Podcast (Burmese episodes) - Australian Life

Date
16 August 2021
Category
Settlement Life in Australia Migration and skilledmi Health Wellbeing PVAW

AMES Australia's Humanitarian Settlement Program (HSP) team have created a podcasts series, Australian Life Podcast by AMES Australia, in multiple languages that offer information to clients on a variety of topics related to their settlement journey. They will be provided to clients in hotel quarantine and cover subjects including: driving licenses and laws, childcare and kindergarten; Victoria's justice system; AMEP and language schools for children, access to health services and fire safety. More podcasts on a range of other topics are in the process of being developed with the intention of enhancing clients' orientation and settlement in a new country.

On Arrival COVID19 Quarantine Process (Burmese)
In today’s episode. We’ll be talking about the quarantining process for all people arriving to Australia, including refugees. 

Housing in Australia (Burmese) Today we’ll be talking about the state of Australia’s housing market,  and support available for the housing search.  We’ll also talk about the differences between private rental and public housing. 

Children’s Activities in Australia (Burmese)
Today we’ll be talking about engaging children with activities in the local community.  We’ll be discussing activities for a range of children’s ages, some free, some not, and some that you can do during the week, on weekends and even during school holidays.

Working in Australia – Part 1 (Burmese)
In this episode, we are going to focus on employment and working conditions in Australia.

COVID Safe Living (Burmese)
In this episode, we are going to talk about everyone’s responsibility for COVID Safe living.  In order to protect our family, friends and community, there are a number of adjustments that we all can make. 

Driving in Victoria (Burmese)
In this episode we are going to focus on driving in Victoria with an international licence and booking for a driving test to get your Victorian licence.

Common Driving Laws in Victoria (Burmese)
In this episode we are going to focus on some common driving laws regarding use of seat belts, child restraints, traffic fines and Infringements.  For a full list of driving laws you can visit the VicRoads website.

Accessing Health Services Ep 1. Family Doctors (Burmese)
In this episode we are going to focus on the healthcare system and health providers in Victoria.

Accessing Health Services Ep 2. Emergency Services (Burmese)
In this episode we are going to focus on emergency support and response in Victoria.

Accessing Health Services Ep 3. Specialists and Allied Health (Burmese)
In this episode we are going to focus on Health specialists support in Victoria.

Accessing Health Services Ep 4. Dental (Burmese)
In this episode we are going to focus on dental services and providers in Victoria.

Adult Migrant English Program AMEP (Burmese)
In this episode we are going to talk about the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP).

Childcare and Kindergarten (Burmese)
In the next episode we are going to talk about childcare and kindergarten in Victoria.

Preparing For a Job Interview (Burmese)
In this episode we are going to focus on job interview preparation.

National Disability Insurance Scheme NDIS (Burmese)
In this episode we are going to focus on the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and how it benefits people living with disability.

COVID Vaccinations in Australia (Burmese)
In this episode we are going to focus on the cost, availability and side effects of COVID19 vaccinations.

Producers: 

  • Mirta Saponja and Anthony Ferretto

Special thanks to AMES Australia team members for presenting in language episodes
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