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More Rehab Beds, Better Treatment And Safer Streets | 31 October

T he Andrews Labor Government today unveiled a new plan to tackle skyrocketing ice and heroin deaths and help Victorians get the treatment they need to beat their addiction. The Labor Government’s $87 million Drug Rehabilitation Plan builds on t... Read More

The DHHS annual report for 2016-17

The Department of Health and Human Services is responsible for developing and delivering policies, programs and services that support the health, wellbeing and safety of all Victorians. The DHHS annual report for 2016-17 highlights the year's achi... Read More

Revamp for Victoria’s leading sexual health service | 24 October

  More Victorian women will be able to easily access expert advice on sexual and reproductive health issues, thanks to a modern makeover of the Family Planning Victoria Action Centre in Melbourne. Minister for Health Jill Hennessy today of... Read More

Australian First Policy To Prevent Violence In Hospitals | 27 September

Victorian health workers will be safer at work with the Andrews Labor Government launching a new Australian first emergency response policy to better protect workers, patients and visitors from violence in hospitals. Minister for Health Jill Henne... Read More

Next Steps For New Disability Registration Scheme | 22 September

  The Andrews Labor Government is seeking feedback on what a new registration and accreditation scheme designed to protect people with disabilities will look like. The new scheme will protect vulnerable people from harm, and support the de... Read More