News and newsletters related to the Department of Human Services from around our state.
29 July 2015 Resources available for not for profit organisations
Publications are available to assist not for profit organisations and they are free!
A new criminal offence came into effect on 1 July 2015 that will strengthen Victoria’s approach to further protect children from sexual abuse and exposure to sexual offenders within organisations.
09 July 2015 In focus e-newsletter
Read the July 2015 issue of In focus - the department's e-newsletter.
For the first time in its history, the Gertrude Street Projection Festival will be held at Atherton Gardens housing estate, Fitzroy.
The Premier's Sustainability Awards is now also calling on people who work in the health sector to share their inspiring achievements.
29 June 2015 Help shape the Education State
Share your ideas by getting involved in the statewide Education State consultation.
23 June 2015 The Link concessions newsletter
The Link newsletter for concessions stakeholders
23 June 2015 The Link - volume 22 - June 2015
The Link newsletter provides concessions stakeholders with information available from the Victorian State Government’s concession program, along with other programs that may be useful for concession card holders.
29 May 2015 Victorian Utility Consumption Household Survey
The department has engaged Roy Morgan Research to conduct the Victorian Utility Consumption Household Survey throughout June.
Public Sector Week's Faces of our Public Sector campaign recognises the contribution of outstanding individuals in the Victorian Public Sector.
The department is seeking to recruit more than 110 new child protection practitioners funded through the 2015–16 Victorian State Budget. The Rewrite tomorrow, one child at a time recruitment campaign started on Saturday, 22 May.
14 May 2015 Scholarships to help students in need
The Victorian Government’s Student Scholarship Program assists students who are living in social housing and are completing high school.
11 May 2015 Family violence online training now available
A new e-learning module on the Family Violence Risk Assessment and Risk Management Framework (CRAF).
The Victorian Treasurer, Tim Pallas MP handed down the 2015-16 State Budget on Tuesday 5 May 2015.
Sandhurst residents will be given greater choice over the services they receive following an announcement made by Minister for Housing, Disability and Ageing Martin Foley MP.