The Department of Human Services is a Victorian Government department that plans, funds and delivers community and housing services in line with the government’s vision for making Victoria a stronger, more caring and innovative state.
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Latest News and Events
Tuesday 26 May 2015
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.
Monday 18 May 2015
Do you know someone who works tirelessly to keep children and young people safe from harm? Celebrate their efforts by nominating them for the 2015 Robin Clark Protecting Children Awards.
Friday 01 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.
Tuesday 28 April 2015
The department invites applications from Victorian Aboriginal organisations, Aboriginal community groups and other community service providers to submit for funding for projects that prevent, reduce and respond to family violence in Victorian Aboriginal communities.
Friday 24 April 2015
Are you a person with a disability who is over 18 years old? The Victorian Government wants to know about your experiences, in your life and your community, since the Victorian state disability plan 2013-16 commenced on 1 January 2013.
Wednesday 18 March 2015
The Victorian Government has announced a new $43 million initiative that will move children out of residential care and into home-based care placements.
Monday 16 March 2015
The Commonwealth and state and territory governments are working together to develop a new national quality and safeguarding framework for the NDIS.