Monthly Archives: May 2016

May 31

In late 2015 the National Disability Insurance Agency released for consultation a blueprint detailing how it will manage information, linkage


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May 30

An increasing number of Australian community organisations are choosing to embed acts of reconciliation deep within their business practices, writes Melbourne City Mission’s


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May 26

This Sorry Day, Aboriginal Victorians have joined together for an historic two-day forum, to talk about how to progress self-determination


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May 23

The Victorian Government is reviewing the regulations that govern the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) fee structure. VCAT is


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The Victorian Government is currently developing a new Aboriginal Health and Wellbeing Strategic Plan, to ensure all Aboriginal Victorians are able to access the


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May 20

A report released by the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC in January 2016, Capturing community experiences in the 2015 Sampson


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May 18

The Victorian Government is being urged to abolish a series of Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) fees which serve


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May 13

This submission outlines VCOSS’ recommendations for the Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) Commissioning Framework to ensure it delivers for


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May 10

Disasters and emergencies such as bushfires, floods and heatwaves affect all Australians, no matter what their background or status. A


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May 9

This report identifies and describes how emergencies have an adverse effects on people who experience, or are at risk of,


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May 5

  The Ageing, Disability and Mental Health Collaborative Panel was established in 2014 with the objective of building the capacity


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May 3

A new report from the Inspector-General for Emergency Management (IGEM), Review of community recovery following the 2013–14 Victorian bushfires, finds


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One in six Australian women have experienced physical or sexual violence and one in three have experienced emotional abuse from


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