For Business and Community
Information for businesses, not for profit organisations and our private sector partners.
Includes information on community involvement, supporting the community, codes of practice, information on safety and emergencies and opportunities to work with us.
The Department of Human Services supports activities that encourage people to become involved in their community.
The Office for the Community Sector (OCS) was established to support the Victorian not for profit community sector to be sustainable into the future.
A first for Victoria, the Community Sector Reform Council brings together the State’s most senior government representatives and leaders from across the community sector to advise on the implementation of community and human services reform.
Information for those from the building and construction industry that work with the department, including the Code of Practice for the Building and Construction Industry and other guidelines.
Latest News and Events
Tuesday 07 January 2014
This tool developed by Australian Multicultural Community Services can assist organisations transition to the Consumer Directed Care model.
Monday 09 December 2013
The versatility of the Workforce Capability Framework is demonstrated in the video as not for profit organisations use it to respond to their specific workforce planning and development needs.
Monday 02 December 2013
New video case studies are available to provide examples of improved business planning practices for community sector organisations.
Friday 18 October 2013
The fifth annual Not-for-profit Summit themed ‘Actions for sustainability’ attracted more than 250 staff and volunteers to Warragul on Wednesday 9 October.