Our expanded mental health services are officially underway
Last week in Bendigo our expanded services for people diagnosed with a mental illness were launched by the Minister for Health, the Hon Mary Wooldridge. The event was attended by 50 mental health professionals, consumers, police, and community workers.
New training package helps prevent family violence in migrant communities
A two-year project involving Victoria's migrant communities has found it is often difficult for first generation Australians to get the legal help they need to help prevent prevent family violence. To help overcome this problem, this week we launched a new training package for organisations which help migrants settle in Victoria and local legal services to use.
We welcome findings of report into pregnancy discrimination
We recently released a video and information about pregnancy and parental discrimination at work to encourage women to speak up and welcome recommendations to improve legal protections for pregnant women at work.