It's high time we recognised that immigrating to a new country takes courage and resilience. Those who do it are typically far from what you'd call weak or vulnerable -- in contrast, they are most often very strong and deserving of admiration, not pity.
Angela Quero is the aged care and disability general manager at Spectrum Migrant Resource Centre. Her experience includes overseeing programs such as the Multicultural Home Support Service, Planned Activity Groups for ageing migrants in Melbourne and social support for those living with a disability.
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