Monthly Archives: November 2016

Nov 30

This video, prepared for VCOSS’s 70th birthday celebration at the Melbourne Town Hall in November 2016, charts the organisation’s progress


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Nov 29

A Melbourne social enterprise is providing an innovative solution to women's homelessness.


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Nov 24

VCOSS has welcomed the Victorian Government's response but says it is vital for short-term, one-off funding to be backed up


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Victoria’s peak social advocacy body has welcomed the Victorian Government‘s 10-year Ending Family Violence: Victoria’s Plan for Change.


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Nov 22

With one in five Victorians living with a disability, it is critical to address their needs in emergency planning.


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Nov 15

In October 2016, the Australian Senate initiated an Inquiry into policy mechanisms to encourage the retirement of coal-fired power stations


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Nov 4

In this submission VCOSS advocates for the development of a centralised data repository and coordination of the national education evidence


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Nov 3

The Latrobe Valley is again steeling itself for a fight. They’re a resilient bunch, but they can’t do it on


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The Victorian Council of Social Service is warning of a social catastrophe in the Latrobe Valley if local communities aren’t


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Nov 2

VCOSS applauds the scope and depth of Infrastructure Victoria’s draft 30-year strategy, especially its emphasis on affordable housing. In this


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