As the Victorian child and family peak body, the Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare (the Centre) welcomes increased investment across several key areas that affect our member
The Centre is following advice from the federal and state governments in relation to COVID-19 to protect people most at risk and slow the rate of community transmission.
For over 100 years, the Centre has advocated for the rights and wellbeing of children, young people and families in Victoria.
We advocate for the rights of children and young people to be heard, to be safe, access education and to remain connected to family, community and culture.
Too often, the voices of Victoria’s children, young people, and their families aren’t heard in the media. Despite growing public awareness of family and domestic violence, the impact of the
Homelessness Week: How addressing the housing crisis would prevent many young people from entering homelessness
When Ruby was 17 she became homeless. Ruby had been in and out of foster and residential care since she was 6, and at 17 was placed in temporary housing
December 10 marks the anniversary of the adoption by the @UN of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. However, things that many of us take for granted - safety, shelter, medical care, freedom of identity - are not a reality for all #HRW2022 @VEOHRC https://t.co/YPoKwSf4ETRead More
.@sealeysue from @AnglicareVic reflected on the journey to achieving @The_HomeStretch across Australia and acknowledged the contribution of key members from the Network who made it possible. https://t.co/gqTxgejd0tRead More
@GafforiniSarahi from @vaccaorg highlighted the impact of the Bringing Up Aboriginal Babies at Home innovation project, and thanked the Network for supporting Aboriginal self-determination. https://t.co/zMBs576t5uRead More
Yesterday the Philanthropic Funders Network celebrated 5yrs of collaborative philanthropy, having gifted $3.5m to projects in that time. Hosts Emily Cormack & @DebTsorbaris emphasised the importance of shared focus & working together to achieve greater scale and systemic impact. https://t.co/T8cnEdVxKiRead More