Key policy and advocacy projects:

Community Services Industry Plan

The 10-Year Community Services Industry Plan presents a unified vision for the Victorian community services industry and the actions required to achieve this vision.

Human Services and Health Partnership Implementation Committee

The Human Services and Health Partnership Implementation Committee (HSHPIC) was established in 2004 to guide and implement the commitments of the 2002 Human Services and Health Partnership Agreement.

Making sense of the Victorian Budget

A standing resource deciphering and explaining Victoria’s budget process. What is the budget? How does it work? How do you navigate the budget papers? We have all the answers.

Working with the Department of Education and Training

VCOSS and the wider community sector work with DET to increase collaboration, consultation and engagement.

Renters’ Rights

Learn all about Victoria’s new rental rules.

Service Agreement for Community Service Organisations

VCOSS plays a critical role in negotiating the terms of the standard Funding and Service agreement, on which most fudning agreements between the Victorian Government and communtiy sector organisations are based.

Strengthening Sector Resilience

VCOSS is working wth organisations providing disability information and advocacy services to build their capacity for the transition to the NDIS ILC (and other funding sources).

VCOSS acknowledges the Traditional Owners of Country. We pay respect to Elders both past and present, and to emerging leaders. Our offices are located on the sovereign, unceded land of the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation.