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Information on a range of financial supports and benefits, including concessions, available for eligible Victorians.
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Access personal and family information about Wardship and Adoption, and counselling to access Donor Conception in Victoria. Access to other records held by DHS through Freedom of Information.
Latest News and Events
Thursday 28 February 2013
The Link newsletter provides concessions stakeholders with information available from the Victorian State Governmentís concession program, along with other programs that may be useful for concession card holders.
Monday 18 February 2013
A survey for individuals with an Individual Support Package and their family/carers and service providers about their experiences of Individual Support Packages is now available.
Friday 09 November 2012
The Bureau of Meteorology has just released its latest seasonal outlook for this summer - a reminder that the peak season for natural disasters in Victoria is only a month or so away.
Olympia Housing Initiative
Announced by Housing Minister Wendy Lovell on 7 August 2012, the Olympia Housing Initiative is a 10-year program to dramatically improve housing in the suburbs of Heidelberg West, Heidelberg Heights and Bellfield.More on Olympia Housing Initiative