Homelessness and Housing Reform Launch Sites

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 . […]

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Family Violence and Tenancy Training

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 […]

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Victorian Housing Register

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 […]

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Children, Young People and Family Services Providers Newsletter-February 2016

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 […]

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