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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Are you a Victorian looking for help for yourself or someone you care for?Services & Information For Individuals
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Are you an agency, group or practitioner?Resources & Information For Service Providers
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Are you a business or one of our private sector partners?Resources & Information For Business & Industry
Latest News and Events
Friday 27 May 2016
Housing and homelessness experts and family violence specialists start addressing the housing challenges facing families fleeing family violence.
Wednesday 25 May 2016
We want to hear from all Victorians about the actions they believe Victoria should take in order to make our state more inclusive.
Wednesday 18 May 2016
Do you know someone who works tirelessly to keep children and young people safe from harm? Nominate them for the 2016 Robin Clark Protecting Children Awards.
Monday 18 April 2016
Women and children escaping family violence will have more access to a range of housing options with new funding of $152 million announced by the Victorian Government.
Tuesday 05 April 2016
A new best-practice resource ‘Wandering in People on the Autism Spectrum’ is now available for those caring for people on the autism spectrum.
Monday 21 March 2016
More than 150 health, human services and sport and recreation stakeholders recently attended a forum to hear directly from Ministers about their joint vision for a future health and human services system.
Monday 25 January 2016
From 1 January 2016 new child safe standards apply to organisations that provide services for children and receive government funding or are covered by regulation or contractual requirements, such as hospitals, schools and early childhood services.
Thursday 21 January 2016
A free, online training package has been launched by the Victorian Government to support frontline workers who come into contact with people who are ice-affected.