Building a healthy future for migrant women in Victoria Forum

Multicultural Centre for Women’s Health invites you to join us to discuss how Victoria plans to address key health issues for migrant and refugee women over next four years.

Award-winning journalist and filmmaker, Santilla Chingaipe, will facilitate a robust panel discussion, featuring:

Mary Wooldridge
Victorian Shadow Minister for Health.

Huong Truong
Member of the Legislative Council for Western Metropolitan Region.

Jennifer Kanis
Social Justice Practice Manager at Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, Board Director at Victoria Legal Aid and Melbourne Health.

Claire Vissenga
CEO of Family Planning Victoria

Jane Middleton
Senior Clinician in the Social Work Department at the Mercy Hospital for Women

Manasi Wagh-Nikam
Health promotion worker at Women’s Health in the North and bilingual health educator at MCWH.

Date: Monday 30 July 2018

Time: 1pm – 4.30pm (1-2 pm: light lunch provided)

Venue: The Reading Room, Fitzroy Town Hall, 201 Napier Street, Fitzroy.

Bookings: Contact Mi Nguyen on (03) 9418 0954 or

For more information go to our event page:

MCWH forum speakers