Multicultural library resources

The Strathfield Library has a variety of community languages resources available for viewing or loan.  Click here for information on Strathfield Library’s community language collection and opening hours and location of the library service.

There are a number of services and organisations who provide support and assistance to the cultural and logistically diverse community in the Strathfield local government area. These services are listed below: 

Service

Phone number

Strathfield Council

9748 9999

Emergency

000

Strathfield Police Station

9746 7084

Crimestoppers

1800 333 000

Translating and Interpreting Service (TTS)

131 450

Centrelink multilingual phone services

13 12 02

Department of Housing Burwood

9715 0600

Multicultural problem gambling service

1800 856 800

Domestic Violence Line (24 hours)

1800 656 463

Inner West Domestic Violence Court Support

9744 1866

Marrickville Legal Centre

9599 2899

CASS Head Office

9789 4587 (Campsie)

Australian Korean Welfare Association (AKWA)

9718 9589

Tamil Senior Citizens Association (NSW) Inc

0401-821-434

Russian Ethnic Community Council (RECC)

9745 4244

Chinese Migrant Welfare Association (CMWA)

9716 0612

Ethnic Child Care, Family and Community Centre  Co-operative Ltd

9569 1288

Good Beginnings Inner West Office

9759-5369

Leichhardt Women's Community Health Centre

9560 3011

TAFE NSW Adult migrant English program

1800-114-707

Open Training & Education Network (OTEN) Multicultural Education Unit

9715 8678

A comprehensive list of multicultural services can be found in the LINCS Community Information Directory.

Inner West Ethnic Network

http://www.iwmi.org.au/ 

Strathfield Council is a member of the Inner West Ethnic Network, a regional working group composed of local councils, community organisations, state and commonwealth departments/agencies, and welfare agencies to address the needs of newly arrived immigrants, and Culturally and Linguistically Diverse communities.