Plans, Programs & Projects

Strategic and service directions for the department.

We plan, fund and deliver community and housing services, directly and with our community sector partners. Our services are in line with the government's vision for making Victoria a stronger, more caring and innovative state.

All Victorians deserve the opportunity to live safe, happy and fulfilling lives. Better services and better opportunities are central to the strategic directions of the department.

Information about our Plans, Programs and Projects sets out how the department intends to work differently on behalf of Victorians most in need of the community's care, protection and support.

Projects & initiatives

The department undertakes a wide range of projects and initiatives, focussing on many aspects of human services. Aspects include housing, community building, disabilty, children, youth and families, as well as assisting the community sector.

Plans & strategies

The department is active in preparing for the future through far reaching strategies and effective planning. Plans and strategies are available for programs, regions and more.


The department oversees and delivers a comprehensive range of programs to cater for the many differing needs of Victorians.