Victoria is experiencing unprecedented levels of housing stress and homelessness. A problem this complex requires a whole of community response and a partnership approach. To engage members of the community in addressing this problem, we wanted to understand people’s existing attitudes towards Victorians experiencing homelessness.
A Regulatory Impact Statement has been prepared for the proposed Determinations for applicants for social housing.
The Multiple and Complex Needs Initiative is a time limited, system-wide response to meeting the service demands of individuals with multiple and complex needs.
The Victorian Government response to the findings and recommendation of the inquiry into the implementation of the Children, Youth and Families Amendment (Permanent Care and Other Matters) Act 2014.
We commissioned an independent review of the funded disability services at Yooralla to provide assurance that Yooralla's clients are receiving quality services that keep them safe.
The Parenting Assessment and Skill Development Services (PASDS) constitute one of several quality improvement initiatives by the department, as part of the High Risk Infants (HRI) Service Quality Improvement Project
The Centre for Developmental Disability Health Victoria (CDDHV) conducted independent psychiatric reviews of former residents of Kew Residential Services (KRS) between 27 and 30 November 2008
Immediately after the 2009 bush fires the Victorian Government, in partnership with Australian Red Cross and the Commonwealth Government, established the Victorian Bushfire Appeal Fund (VBAF). Management of the fund is reported from 2010.
Data about concessions programs delivered by the Department of Health and Human Services (formerly the Department of Human Services) as well as other Victorian Government concession programs.
This situation appraisal documents what is currently known about street homelessness in Victoria, commonly referred to as rough sleeping, with a view to informing discussion and development of a longterm strategy to reduce it.