News and newsletters related to the Department of Human Services from around our state.
13 July 2016 July Not for Profit News is now available
The July Not for Profit News contains the latest community sector news and events
01 July 2016 NDIS roll out commences in Victoria
From 1 July, the National Disability Insurance Scheme will become available in North East Melbourne Area (NEMA) for the first time, as the NDIS starts to roll out across Victoria.
Young Victorians will benefit from a range of new opportunities to have their say and participate in decision-making, as part of the Victorian Government’s new youth policy.
28 June 2016 Supporting the transition to NDIS
The Victorian Government has announced that 16 organisations will share in $10 million in funding to deliver NDIS readiness activities where they are needed most.
17 June 2016 Free publications for not-for-profit organisations
Order hard copies of publications for not-for-profit organisations.
Victorians making an outstanding contribution to empower people with a disability and create an inclusive community were recognised at the 2016 Victorian Disability Awards.
The Student Scholarship program provides funds for items such as text books, computer equipment, public transport, disability aids or other specialist equipment.
We want to hear from all Victorians about the actions they believe Victoria should take in order to make our state more inclusive.
30 May 2016 Family Violence Housing Taskforce Announced
Housing and homelessness experts and family violence specialists start addressing the housing challenges facing families fleeing family violence.
27 May 2016 May Not for Profit News is now available
The May Not for Profit News contains the latest community sector news and events
Do you know someone who works tirelessly to keep children and young people safe from harm? Nominate them for the 2016 Robin Clark Protecting Children Awards.
29 April 2016 2016–17 State Budget
The Victorian Treasurer, the Hon. Tim Pallas handed down the 2016–17 State Budget on 27 April 2016.
28 April 2016 Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund applications open
The Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund provides payments for eligible students to attend school camps, sports and excursions.
28 April 2016 April Not for Profit News is now available
The April Not for Profit News contains the latest community sector news and events
18 April 2016 More housing support for family violence
Women and children escaping family violence will have more access to a range of housing options with new funding of $152 million announced by the Victorian Government.