This one day conference will focus on the future of housing in Australia. Full program and registration details are on the AHURI website
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Aboriginal Housing Victoria have received 500 new properties in a transfer from DHHS. See the news story for more information at ABC News Story
In response to the increasing demand on housing and homelessness services, the Department of Health and Human Services is developing a new way to work with people experiencing housing issues. The new framework will be launched across three sites in Victoria. For more information, read the Launch-site-framework document or got to DHHS Funded Agency Channel . […]
Using the Residential Tenancies Act 1997 (RTA) in conjunction with the Family Violence Protection Act 2008 (FVPA), the training will examine how to provide support and protection for tenants that may have tenancy issues or be at risk of homelessness, due to family violence. This free training provided by the Tenant’s Union of Victoria will […]
The Specialist Homeless Sector training program from Wodonga TAFE is now available. Registration for workshops is via Eventbrite at https://www.wodongatafe.edu.au/shs
The Victorian government is conducting a review of the RTA 1997, titled ‘Fairer Safer Housing’. Although some sections of the review are now closed for submissions, the Issues Paper Regulation of Property Conditions is still open for submissions until August 11, 2016.
The theme for the August edition of Parity magazine is ‘Children and Homeslessness: Protecting the Most Vulnerable’. If you would like to know about contributing, go to A call for contributions August Edition of Parity .
The Department of Health and Human Services is implementing a new system for social housing applications. As of August 2016 all applications for social and community housing will be lodged into one register and new applications can be lodged electronically, with both services accessible via the DHHS Funded Agency Channel. To find out more visit Victorian […]
This newsletter has been prepared by the Early Pathways Unit of the Community Services Programs and Design Division, Department of Health and Human Services, to provide updates in statewide policy and service developments to our funded organisations and department programs that deliver services to vulnerable children, young people and families. DHHS Children Young People and […]