Strong carers, stronger children

A new strategy to support kinship, foster and permanent carers to achieve better outcomes for children and young people in care.

Aboriginal health and human services workforce strategic action plan 2018-2019

An overview of the Aboriginal health and human services workforce strategic action plan 2018-2019.

Environmental sustainability strategy - Department of Health and Human Services

The department recognises that disadvantaged and vulnerable groups are more likely to be affected by the negative effects of climate change, and is committed to minimising the environmental impacts of its operations.

Adoption regulations Regulatory Impact Statement

The new Adoption Regulations were made on 24 February 2019, following a review in late 2018.

Aboriginal employment strategy 2016 - 2021

The department aims to attract increasing numbers of Aboriginal employees into career pathways that are diverse, inclusive and include caring for Aboriginal people, families and communities.

Victorian carer strategy 2018–2022

The Victorian carer strategy 2018–22 is the first whole of government strategy that recognises and supports the important role of Victorian carers.

Victorian Autism Plan

How the Victorian Government's Autism Plan is progressing, including information on the upcoming workshops.

Disability abuse prevention strategy

The strategy outlines the department's zero tolerance approach to abuse. It provides a guide for individuals, service providers and the sector to understand promote and enhance safeguards and prevent abuse.

Disability Action Plan 2018 - 2020

The department's vision is for all Victorians to be safe, healthy, and able to lead a life they value.

Delivering for diversity - Cultural diversity plan 2016-2019

This plan is a framework to embed cultural diversity in all the department's services, programs and policies. It builds on our wide-ranging efforts to improve services for culturally and linguistically diverse communities. These communities include those with a long-established presence in Victoria, as well as recently arrived migrants, refugees and asylum seekers.