VCOSS Organisation

Nov 14

Representatives of the Labor, Liberal and Greens parties present their vision for a fairer and more just Victoria.


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Dec 21

Christmas is a time of stress, loneliness or other challenges for many Victorians. Learn how you can help out...


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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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Oct 21

You'll be familiar with the scepticism and scorn that surrounds awareness events. “What happens after Anti-Poverty Week?” the cynic will


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Jun 9

From gatherings in community halls, to the corridors of Parliament, and the boardrooms of business, people have power right across


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Oct 22

Anti-Poverty Week seeks to strengthen public understanding of the causes and consequences of poverty and hardship around the world and


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Sep 9

Every year organisations across Australia participate in Anti-Poverty Week, which in 2015 will take place from 11-17 October. The week


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Jul 7

With the election of the Andrew’s government in November last year, the first half of 2015 has proved to be


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Jun 10

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 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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May 21

A new VCOSS report gives a snapshot of the contribution of Victoria's community sector charities to the state's economy and


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Nov 26

In the lead up to the 2014 Victorian Election we sat down with senior Ministers, Shadow Ministers and spokespeople from


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Oct 1

The roll-out of the NDIS, cuts to government spending on social services and recommissioning were just some of the trends


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Jun 13

One of the key themes explored at the 2014 VCOSS Summit was the prevalence of violence against women and children


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Jun 5

The following speech was delivered by Emma King, VCOSS CEO, at the 2014 VCOSS Summit. The full VCOSS 2014 State


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