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INTERVENING EARLY TO SUPPORT VULNERABLE FAMILIES

The Andrews Labor Government is intervening earlier so that vulnerable families and children are better supported to stay together. Minister for Families and Children Jenny Mikakos announced $29.2 million for ChildFirst and family services to work with more than 2,000 additional families at risk of..

Housing And Education Renewal In North Melbourne

The Andrews Labor Government’s renewal of a North Melbourne public housing estate includes provision for much-needed, new education and arts facilities, helping relieve pressure on inner city schools.

More Support To Keep Women And Children Safe

The Andrews Labor Government is helping thousands of women and children leave family violence and set up safe homes. More than 5000 additional survivors of family violence can access packages up to $10,000 – up from $7000 – which can be used to cover costs..

New Senior Jobs For Victoria’s Allied Health Workforce

The Andrews Labor Government has created 20 new senior jobs for allied health professionals to further develop their skills through ground breaking clinical research and education that will improve quality of care for patients.

MORE HOUSING SUPPORT IN MELBOURNE

Community and homelessness organisations in Melbourne will share in over $27 million in funding from the Andrews Labor Government to provide housing for vulnerable Victorians.

More Housing Support Throughout Victoria

Community and homelessness organisations across the state will share in over $27 million in funding from the Andrews Labor Government to provide housing for vulnerable Victorians.

Breaking The Cycle Of Abuse

The Andrews Labor Government is strengthening treatment services for young people who show sexually abusive or concerning behaviour and present risks to other children.