Golden Plains Shire Council's Draft Sport and Active Recreation Strategy 2020-2030 is currently on public exhibition until 22 July 2020, and all residents are invited to have their say on the new plan.

An $80,000 seeding grant will help identify ways to increase Social and Affordable Housing available for low-income people within the Geelong region to meet a rapidly growing need.

Young people across Golden Plains Shire have written messages of hope to be sent to isolated and vulnerable members of the community.

Victorian Government is committed to ensuring that all Victorians continue to be informed about coronavirus (COVID-19) and is making available a communication pack relating to the public health messaging about how to stay safe and if you have “any symptoms, however mild, get tested”.

The City of Greater Geelong has designed a postcard to initiate connections between neighbours, with hard copies being delivered to almost 30,000 homes across Greater Geelong this week.
 

The City of Greater Geelong is calling for expressions of interest to fill vacancies on the Access and Inclusion Advisory Committee.

Aboriginal and government leaders from across Victoria are taking part in the 56th Aboriginal Justice Forum (AJF) to discuss ways to reduce the overrepresentation of Aboriginal Victorians across the justice system.

Victoria has the lowest proportion of social housing stock of all Victorian states and territories. We are seeing the numbers of people in insecure housing and the number of people experiencing homelessness continue to increase.

The Victorian Government is continuing to deliver a fairer Victoria by supporting leaders in our lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, gender diverse, intersex, queer and questioning (LGBTIQ) communities through the next round of the LGBTIQ Leadership program.

Not enough Bendigo adults are eating the recommended daily amount of fresh fruit and vegetables, a Deakin University study has found.

Multicultural groups have welcomed a pledge from Victoria’s Health Minister to increase its efforts to provide in-language coronavirus support as Melbourne grapples with a spike in COVID-19 cases.

Register with the Workplace Achievement Program, a state-wide workplace health initiative supported by Cancer Council Victoria and the Department of Health and Human Services.

In a series of factsheets exploring the impact of Covid19 on women and gender diverse people in Victoria, Gender Equity Victoria and its members are raising awareness of the deep and lasting impacts of disaster on women across the State.

The Course in Gender Equity was developed in response to the commission, which identified the need to train and upskill the emerging workforce supporting gender equity and the prevention of violence against women.

Geelong Football Club has teamed up with Cancer Council Victoria to deliver a Victorian Government health and wellbeing initiative.

Western Victoria PHN is seeking applications as part of our new Social Connection Partnership Grants.

The Give Where You Live Foundation has  announced 37 Community Grants totaling $916,600 have been awarded to community partners across the region.

As National Reconciliation Week draws to a close, you can watch this beautiful Welcome to Country from Wadawurrung woman Corrina Eccles.

The Department of Health and Human Services has just updated its guidance for COVID-19 planning in the community services sector.

The recruitment process has kicked off for the first ever Public Sector Gender Equality Commissioner, an Australian-first position to oversee major reform across Victoria.

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