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A landmark new strategy to better support Victoria's home-based carers

The Victorian Government has launched the state's first ever strategy for kinship, foster and permanent carers.

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Review of the Victorian Child Safe Standards completed

The Victorian Government has now completed the review of the Victorian Child Safe Standards with 15 recommendations.

Carmel Benjamin, Premier’s Volunteer of the Year, Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Award winner 2019

Victorian volunteers awarded for their incredible work

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2019 Premier's Volunteer Champions Awards, who were honoured at Government House on 1 December 2019 for their unwavering passion, commitment and dedication to ...

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Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System interim report

The Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System released its interim report on 28 November 2019 - a major milestone on the path to a once in a generation reform of our mental health system.

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New framework to better support our community service workers

We want Victorian community services to be safe, effective, connected and person-centred for everybody, every time, which is why we have launched the Client voice framework for community services.