Speaking at the Aboriginal Children’s Forum in Traralgon today, Minister for Families and Children Jenny Mikakos announced $1.1 million for Aboriginal community-controlled organisations to case manage 120 Aboriginal children living in kinship care.
Archives: August 2017
The Andrews Labor Government is expanding training at Victorian public hospitals to help staff better identify and support patients experiencing family violence.
The Andrews Labor Government will make an urgent application to the Fair Work Commission to terminate industrial action being taken by the Health Services Union No 1 Branch (HWU) and Dorevitch Pathology.
The Andrews Labor Government is demanding the Turnbull Government take action now to stop the systematic exploitation of workers and implement a national labour hire scheme.
The Commissioner for Aboriginal Children and Young People, Andrew Jackomos, has advised the Government that he will not seek reappointment when his current term ends next year.
The Andrews Labor Government is making long service leave fairer for women, families and those transitioning to retirement.
Taungurung Traditional Owner Mick Harding has become the first Aboriginal person in history to address the Victorian Cabinet.
The Andrews Labor Government is working to improve the process for Traditional Owner groups seeking to negotiate native title claims.