Family Violence

Feb 13

The review of the Vulnerable People in Emergencies policy is an important step in improving emergency management policies to better


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Oct 17

The Victorian Council of Social Service (VCOSS) strongly supports the intent of the information sharing scheme to protect children from


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VCOSS members work with vulnerable Victorians in many different types of services. Work in community services requires trust between practitioner


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Mar 28

The Essential Services Commission is currently amending the Water Customer Service Code to require water businesses to have a family violence


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Dec 13

In this submission, VCOSS supports the intent of providing children with continuity and stability by making informed and timely decisions


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May 3

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


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Apr 19

Family violence devastates families and communities across Australia. One in six Australian women have experienced physical or sexual violence and


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Nov 2

The Roadmap for Reform: Strong Families, Safe Children project is a chance to help strengthen vulnerable families and improve the


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Jun 1

Victoria’s escalating rate of family violence demands a societal shift in thinking that calls our entire community to focus on


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Mar 30

VCOSS will be consulting with members and key stakeholders to inform our submission to the Royal Commission into Family Violence.


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