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Latest News and Events
Thursday 11 August 2016
Individuals and organisations with an interest, expertise or experience in adoption are invited to have their say on the future of Victorian adoption legislation as part of an independent review.
Thursday 11 August 2016
The first of six new community-based homes to replace the Oakleigh Centreís outdated congregate accommodation for people with a disability officially opened this week.
Wednesday 10 August 2016
Eleven new members have been appointed to the Victorian Governmentís main advisory body representing people with a disability.
Friday 01 July 2016
From 1 July, the National Disability Insurance Scheme will become available in North East Melbourne Area (NEMA) for the first time, as the NDIS starts to roll out across Victoria.
Wednesday 29 June 2016
Young Victorians will benefit from a range of new opportunities to have their say and participate in decision-making, as part of the Victorian Governmentís new youth policy.
Tuesday 28 June 2016
The Victorian Government has announced that 16 organisations will share in $10 million in funding to deliver NDIS readiness activities where they are needed most.
Thursday 16 June 2016
Victorians making an outstanding contribution to empower people with a disability and create an inclusive community were recognised at the 2016 Victorian Disability Awards.
Wednesday 08 June 2016
The Student Scholarship program provides funds for items such as text books, computer equipment, public transport, disability aids or other specialist equipment.
Tuesday 31 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.
Monday 30 May 2016
Housing and homelessness experts and family violence specialists start addressing the housing challenges facing families fleeing family violence.