Justice and Human Rights

Oct 11

All levels of Government must prioritise funding for the community legal sector.


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Nov 1

VCOSS supports the Victims of Crime Assistance Scheme as an important way to offer justice to people recovering from the


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Jun 27

Victorians need fair and equitable access to legal aid. Read our submission to @VicLegalAid Means Test Review https://t.co/FjNS9IFOhb pic.twitter.com/0Yhghri8yp —


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Jun 19

Law reform to improve the court experience for victim/survivors of family violence and sexual assault have been ongoing for more


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Jun 6

The Victorian Government is rushing through dangerously regressive legislation that will make the state’s youth justice system cruel and less


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Apr 12

"The robodebt system must be, to borrow a term used previously, must be ‘dead, buried and cremated’. It should not


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Mar 9

VCOSS has numerous concerns about Victoria’s youth justice centres, including staff shortages, limited support and training for staff in trauma


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Sep 22

VCOSS wants to see a fair and flexible means test, recognising the complex financial circumstances people living in poverty may experience.


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Mar 3

Narrowing the Justice Gap contains recommendations aimed to ensure people facing disadvantage across Victoria can access crucial legal support and


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Jun 24

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


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