Concern Australia welcomes the Andrews Government’s ongoing investment in caring for the most vulnerable people in our community by providing more support than ever before for at‑risk children, their families and their carers as part of a massive $1.2 billion boost for the children and families system in Victoria.
On 31 March we were delighted to welcome Katie Hall, MP for Footscray, and special guests to our Braybrook site for a milestone event that covered a lot of exciting territory, looking back on where we have come from, and stepping into the future. Click through to find out more.
The COVID-19 pandemic meant many young people like Meghna lost their jobs. This week, we welcomed Meghna and four other new team members through the Victorian Government's Working for Victoria initiative, getting Victorians back into work.
We’re proud to announce that we have filled seven newly-created roles through the $500 million Working for Victoria initiative, part of the Victorian Government’s response to the impact of the global pandemic.
Thank you for all your support during this extraordinary year. With your ongoing commitment, we will continue to support young people in need of opportunity and hope to help them on their way regardless of past or postcode.
We're excited to have young people back in our workshops learning automotive and life skills after a tough year. We just had to say thank you for all your support.
In this NAIDOC Week, we acknowledge all First Nations people who have occupied and cared for this continent for more than 65,000 years, and particularly honour the Wurundjeri Woiwurrung and Boonwurrung peoples, on whose lands our offices are located.