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Passport to a Positive Future – a roadmap to re-engage early school leavers

1 July 2015 – Deborah Fewster is the Head of Policy, Advocacy and Government Relations at Melbourne City Mission. In this guest post she outlines the work being done at Melbourne City Mission’s Melbourne Academy to support students to remain engaged in education.


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Energy statement signals greater action on energy efficiency for vulnerable Victorians

26 June 2015 – The Andrews Government’s latest statement on energy efficiency shows Victoria is on the right path to using energy efficiency as an important tool to help low-income households manage their energy costs, according to the Victorian Council of Social Service. “Saving […]


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Tenancy reforms needed to reflect modern housing realities

25 June 2015 – Victoria’s tenancy laws should be reformed to reflect the reality of long-term renting and provide greater protections and security for renters.


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Chance to strengthen the protection and promotion of Victorians’ human rights

24 June 2015 – The review of Victoria’s Charter of Human Rights is a chance to strengthen the protection and promotion of human rights. With the Victorian Government currently looking at ways to improve the Charter’s effectiveness and operation as part of a long-term […]


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One year on from Morwell fire, action needed to address ongoing crisis in Latrobe Valley

17 June 2015 – One year on from the Hazelwood mine fire, the communities of Morwell and the broader Latrobe Valley are calling for an urgent long-term strategy to deal with the ongoing economic and social impacts of the fire as well as pre-existing disadvantage.

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Events Calendar

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Strategic Risk Management Forum - Aged Care / Community Services Sectors
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Disability Roundtable: Review of National Disability Advocacy Framework
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Understanding financial abuse in family violence
Social Return on Investment (SROI) Training
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Engaging Mediation: National Accreditation training
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Consultation - Shaping the Education State and the Bracks education funding review (Melbourne)
Thinking Strategically to Lead Innovation
Thinking Strategically to Lead Innovation
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Consultation - Portable Long Service Leave Review (Melbourne)
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Introductory Infant Mental Health Training with a focus on Infants at High Risk
Financial Management for Non-Accountants
Consultation - Abuse and neglect in disability services review
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Community sector briefing + State Budget Submission consultation - Morwell
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Community sector briefing + State Budget Submission consultation – Geelong
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Winning Presentation Skills - How To Present With Confidence and Poise
Community sector briefing + State Budget Submission consultation – Shepparton
Workshop: Working with same sex couples
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Difficult Conversations - How To Deal With The Elephant In The Room
25
Feel The Fear And Do It Anyway - Inspiring You With Changes For Life
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Workshop: Supporting separated families
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Community sector briefing + State Budget Submission consultation – Warrnambool
Lessons in Love Languages
30
12th Biennial National Rural Remote Social Work Conference
Community sector briefing + State Budget Submission consultation – Bendigo
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Lessons in Love Languages

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