Monthly Archives: January 2017


Next Phase of Doctors in Secondary Schools Rollout

January 23rd, 2017|

Minister for Education James Merlino, Member for Bendigo East Jacinta Allan and Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards last weeek released the starting dates for the remaining 80 schools taking part in the Doctors in Secondary Schools program. This program means that thousands of Victorian students all across the state will have access to the [...]

Regional & Youth Unemployment Figures

January 17th, 2017|

Recent data shows that the Latrobe-Gippsland region has one of the highest unemployment rates among young people in Victoria (at 21.7%), currently second only to the Hume region (24.1%). When all age groups are considered, the Latrobe-Gippsland region also has the highest unemployment rate in general (a total of 8.1% as of November 2016). Despite [...]

WWDA Human Rights Toolkit for Women & Girls with Disability

January 11th, 2017|

The WWDA Human Rights Toolkit for Women and Girls with Disability is a resource designed to enable women and girls with disability to learn more about our human rights and how they can be used to achieve positive change for all women and girls with disability. It is divided into eight main sections, and also [...]