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Department of Health and Human Services

We aspire for all Victorians to be healthy, safe and able to lead a life they value.  We deliver policies, programs and services that support and enhance the health and wellbeing of all Victorians.

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EnergySmart Public Housing Project

The Department of Health and Human Services and the Sustainability Fund will deliver energy efficiency upgrades to 1500 public housing properties across the state.

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Smoking is now off the menu

The new smoking ban began on 1 August 2017 and covers restaurants, cafes, take-away shops, pubs and other licensed premises during times when food is served.

Public Sector Week

Public Sector Week prepares for big ideas

Dynamic debates and thought-provoking presentations will take centre stage at the upcoming IPAA Victoria Public Sector Week 2017.

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Take the survey on trans and gender diverse health services

Together with Melbourne University we’re conducting a survey to better understand the experience of trans and gender diverse people in accessing health and community services.

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Coolaroo Community Health Assessment Centre up and running

The Department of Health and Human Services and Ambulance Victoria have opened a temporary Community Health Assessment Centre at the Broadmeadows Leisure Centre.

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Last updated on 09/12/2016