Posts tagged "community sector sustainability"


2015-16 State Budget Snapshot: Strengthening the community sector to help people thrive

8 May 2015  |  

VCOSS welcomes the funding certainty provided to community sector organisations in the 2015-16 Victorian State Budget. The state government has allocated $935 million towards covering community sector wage increases mandated under the Equal Remuneration Order (ERO). This will assist community organisations to meet the costs of increased wages and attract and retain skilled, professional staff.

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Community sector sustainability – the parties respond!

17 November 2010  |  

Since the last Victorian Election there has been a shift in consciousness and a renewed commitment to the role of the community sector. This is why in the lead up to the 2010 Victorian election, the Community Sector Futures Task Group wanted to know what the parties’ commitments and attitudes are to the role and the development of the community sector itself, not on portfolio-specific policy or program issues, nor on the impact of policies on social, economic or cultural disadvantage.

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