Monthly Archives: June 2015

Jun 26

The Andrews Government’s latest statement on energy efficiency shows Victoria is on the right path to using energy efficiency as


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Jun 25

Victoria’s tenancy laws should be reformed to reflect the reality of long-term renting and provide greater protections and security for


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Jun 24

The review of Victoria’s Charter of Human Rights is a chance to strengthen the protection and promotion of human rights.


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VCOSS submission to the Review of the Charter of Human Rights recommends the Charter be strengthened to enhance human rights


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Jun 17

This report, based on the experiences and feedback of community and social services working in Morwell, highlights the long-term impacts


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One year on from the Hazelwood mine fire, the communities of Morwell and the broader Latrobe Valley are calling for


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Jun 16

Victoria’s vocational education and training system has undergone significant changes over recent years which are having drastic effects on how


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The number of wrongful energy disconnections has reached an all-time high in Victoria, according to the Victorian Council of Social


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Jun 10

The issues vulnerable children and young people face, and the important role the community sector and families play in supporting


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Promoting important research into the causes and impacts of poverty and disadvantage in Victoria will be the focus of a


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Jun 9

The not-for-profit community sector is a unique and valuable component of Victoria’s economy and society, delivering value in many ways.


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A low-income energy efficiency program that complements and works with the VEET scheme, in addition to other measures within VEET,


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In this submission to the Victorian Energy Efficiency Target (VEET) review, VCOSS puts forward what we believe is the optimal


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Jun 4

This submission outlines VCOSS’ recommendations to help support children and young people who face disadvantage and barriers to fully accessing


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Jun 2

Today, VCOSS joins with the whole community to mourn the passing of Joan Kirner, former Premier of Victoria and powerful


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