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
Thursday 01 October 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.
Monday 21 September 2015
Housing estates in Richmond, Collingwood and Atherton Gardens (Fitzroy) recently lit up their towers and grounds to shine a light on negative perceptions of the estates.
Wednesday 16 September 2015
The Victorian and Commonwealth Governments have signed a historic bilateral agreement outlining the roll out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in Victoria over the next three years.
Tuesday 15 September 2015
The Minister for Families and Children has marked Foster Care Week 2015 with the announcement of $1.7 million to improve engagement and support for Victorian foster carers.
Friday 11 September 2015
The Hon Jenny Mikakos MP, Minister for Families & Children officially launched Child Protection Week at the Robin Clark Protecting Children Awards on Tuesday 8 September 2015 at Zinc, Federation Square.
Thursday 10 September 2015
These awards publicly acknowledge an individual tenant, or a group of tenants, who contribute to their community.
Monday 07 September 2015
Housing Week celebrates the contributions that public and community housing residents make to Victoria, and strengthens neighbourhood bonds.