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News, Resources - 27 January, 2021

Upskill In 2021

Orygen are  proud to partner with The University of Melbourne for Australia’s first fully online graduate courses in youth mental health. Designed in collaboration with world-leading researchers and clinicians, our graduate courses offer the latest theory, research and evidence-based approaches to youth mental health. Did we mention that all courses are part-time and online? So you can […]

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News - 08 December, 2020

Post-COVID Budget Reforms

At the 2020 VCOSS Treasurer’s Breakfast, host by Channel 9’s Andrew Lund, the Victorian Government presented their first comprehensive budget on our post-COVID recovery. The latest state budget mapped out some significant reforms to community and social policy. Learn more    

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Eco Friendly Gift Ideas

Sustainability is the best gift you can give during the festive season. We all want to buy that perfect gift for our loved ones but we don’t want the recipient to use it once and throw it away. So if your idea of the perfect gift includes being kind to the environment, then check out […]

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News - 01 December, 2020

Community Connectors Program

The Migrant Information Centre (MIC) has recently received funding for the Community Connectors Program (CCP) to support people with disabilities from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds. The main purpose of the program is to reduce the barriers that people with disabilities from CALD communities face to accessing the NDIS. The main purpose of the […]

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News - 06 November, 2020

Gender Equality and Body Safety

EDVOS is excited to bring you three webinars for parents, caregivers and educators on promoting gender equality and body safety in the early webinars. The webinars will be hosted by Jayneed Sanders, an experienced educator, author, publisher and blogger. So book your place now! Gender Equality and Body Safety Webinar: Early Childhood Educators/Teachers Gender Equality […]

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News - 04 November, 2020

Reform In Action Forum

The Mental Health Victoria and the Victorian Healthcare Association are hosting the fourth Mental Health Sector Forum which will focus on the keys to implementing major reforms effectively. It is time to look at the how as well as the what of mental health reform. Book now to register!

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Yarning SafeNStrong

The Victorian Aboriginal Health Service (VAHS) has established a free and confidential counselling phone service for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people called Yarning SafeNStrong. It is available to people and families who need to have a yarn with someone about their wellbeing. Yarning SafeNStrong helpline is 1800 95 95 63 and is available 24 […]

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Available Support Package For The Aged Care Sector

The Federal Government is investing $12.4 million in a Grief and Trauma Response Package to ensure support is available for those affected by COVID-19 across the aged care sector. This is part of the $171.5 million COVID-19 response plan for aged care support programs announced in August 2020. The package will provide improved advocacy assistance […]

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