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Ballooning rents leave Victorians out of pocket

18 July 2017 – Victorian wages are failing to keep pace with skyrocketing rents, costing tenants thousands of dollars each year, a VCOSS study has revealed. The VCOSS analysis shows average rents have grown by a whopping 110% since 2001, while wages have only […]


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Never the silent witness

13 July 2017 – The ABC podcast Trace reminds us that victims and witnesses with disabilities have a right to be heard.


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Searching for ‘Justice Solutions’ in Missouri

15 June 2017 – While the United States’ approach to incarceration differs from state to state, some parts of the USA are leading the way towards effective and humane youth justice systems.


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Insights into social innovation

7 June 2017 – True social innovation is complicated and “not something that can be achieved in a policy speech”, economist and innovation leader Dr Nicholas Gruen has warned.


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Government changes will undermine Victoria’s youth justice system

6 June 2017 – The Victorian Government is rushing through dangerously regressive legislation that will make the state’s youth justice system cruel and less effective. The Youth Justice Reform Bill and the Protective Service Officers Bill are likely to attract bi-partisan support and pass […]

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Opportunities to Improve our Understanding of Engaging with the Lived Experienced Workforce: Seminar 2
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Mediation Short Course - Relationships Australia Victoria
Working with Volunteers – Key Legal Issues Webinar
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Mediation Short Course Assessment Day - Relationships Australia Victoria
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Group Facilitation for Peer Workers
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The role of financial counselling in improving the well-being of older persons in primary care
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RSWAPG 13th Biennial National Rural Remote Social Work Conference 2017
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Finance Essentials Training - Bendigo
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What Happens in Childhood Matters for a Lifetime
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