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Protecting Victorian Workers From Deadly Silica Dust

The Andrews Labor Government will launch an unprecedented compliance and enforcement blitz targeting over 300 high-risk workplaces – focusing on stonemasonry workshops to prevent the deadly lung disease silicosis.

Mildura Has Its Say On Hospital’s Future

Thousands of Mildura residents and health professionals have had their say on the future of the Mildura Base Hospital and the local health issues that matter to them most.

Providing Faster Mental Health Support For Geelong

The Andrews Labor Government is partnering with Ambulance Victoria and Barwon Health on an innovative trial that gives locals living with acute mental health issues the treatment and care they need, faster.


Preston paramedics now have the safe and modern home base they need to grow and respond faster to critical medical emergencies so that they can save more lives.

Supporting Trans And Gender Diverse Victorians

The Andrews Labor Government is better supporting the needs of trans and gender diverse Victorians, with two new, dedicated multidisciplinary health clinics opening in Ballarat and Preston.

More Support For Young People With Cancer

New resources have been developed to help young people fighting cancer get the support and care they need, so that they can continue with their studies and work while undergoing cancer treatment.

New Campaign To Fight For Victoria’s Fair Share

The Andrews Labor Government is standing up for Victorians, launching a hard-hitting new campaign for a fair share of funding from the Commonwealth Government – no matter who wins next month’s Federal election.

Getting A Flu Shot Before The Flu Season Hits

The Andrews Labor Government has ordered record quantities of the flu vaccine and is once again protecting Victoria’s littlest children from the deadly disease because Scott Morrison and the Federal Liberals won’t.

Backing Those Workers Who Support Us

The Andrews Labor Government is backing our dedicated health workers through a new program that will help reduce the risk of mental injury.

SafeScript Rolls Out Statewide To Save More Lives

Australia’s most comprehensive real-time prescription monitoring system, SafeScript, will go online across Victoria tomorrow and keep thousands more Victorians at risk of overdose safe from harm.

Putting An End To Gym Intimidation

Victorian women are feeling unwelcome and intimated by gyms resulting in them shunning their local fitness centres and missing out on the chance to get healthy and active, new data shows.

Cracking Down On Unscrupulous IVF Providers

The Andrews Labor Government is cracking down on unscrupulous IVF providers who prey on Victorians accessing IVF and peddle false hope about their chances of starting a family.