As around 74,000 excited Victorian children gear up for kinder, the Andrews Labor Government is urging families to make sure their children’s vaccinations are up to date. Joining nurses and parents at Lady Huntingfield Children’s Centre in North Melbourne, Minister for Families and Children Jenny..
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A pop-up playgroup for vulnerable children and a team of parenting coaches are among 13 initiatives to receive grants under the Andrews Labor Government’s Maternal and Child Health Service Innovation Fund. At the Kyneton Maternal and Child Health Centre today Minister for Families and Children..
Funding for flexible early intervention and support services will be rolled out across Victoria to help more vulnerable families and children, with the Andrews Labor Government allocating an additional $9.3 million over four years. Minister for Families and Children Jenny Mikakos announced the funding today..
The Andrews Labor Government is investing in stronger and healthier communities through $1 million in Men’s Sheds grants. Minister for Families and Children Jenny Mikakos announced the new round of funding for new Men’s Sheds and refurbishments today while visiting the Buninyong Men’s Shed, which..
The Andrews Labor Government and Kidsafe are working together to increase parents’ and carers’ awareness of the dangers of leaving children in parked cars with the No Exceptions, No Excuses campaign. Despite recent heat warnings, severe penalties and record-breaking summer temperatures, children are still being..
New legislation introduced by the Andrews Labor Government will take effect today to ensure organisations that deal with children have appropriate and consistent measures in place to prevent and respond to allegations of child abuse. Minister for Families and Children Jenny Mikakos said the standards..