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The world has witnessed a significant change and attitudinal shift in both women's and society's thoughts about women's equality and emancipation.

The State Government is providing a $1.47 million boost to support diverse and disadvantaged communities in Geelong.

A four-year family violence strategy will create a long-lasting partnership that produces innovative, collective action to address violence against women and children and create a safe and healthy community.

A landmark reforms to protect women and children, has been delivered by the Victorian State Government with the release of a 10 Year Plan to end family violence.

G21 was fortunate to welcome Thomas Banks, Creative Director of the Centre for Access, back for the second time to conduct a staff professional development session on Disability Awareness.

The Victorian Refugee Health Network recently release two new reports exploring experiences using health services and new approaches to engaging and supporting GPs.

The recent G21 Health & Wellbeing Partner Workshop, held on 27th October in Torquay, was designed to bring together representatives from four G21 Pillars including Health & Wellbeing, Sport and Recreation, Transport and Planning and Services, as well as other interested parties from a range of agencies across the region.

For the latest news and updates from the Health and Wellbeing Pillar, read more here...

Victoria’s peak social advocacy body is sending every state MP, local council and community leader a blueprint to fight poverty and disadvantage in their backyard.

The G21 region has recieved increased funding to expand the mental health support provided to Victorian dairy farmers by offering free Mental Health First Aid training to stock drivers and veterinarians.

Braving the cold and blastering winds, Netball and Football teams from all over Victoria came together on the 21st and 22nd of September to compete in the VACSAL Carnival. 

Two of Geelongs leading community services organisations, Karingal and St Laurence, are set to merge will merge following an announcement on Friday August 5.

The Inaugural National Cricket Inclusion Championships for cricketers with a disability will be held in Geelong for the next three years. 

The Victorian Population Health Survey is conducted annually to measure and report on the health status of the Victorian population. The survey monitors trends over time for risk factors and self-reported outcomes. Survey findings are used to inform evidence-based policy development and strategic planning across the Department and wider community. 

The State Government will create a  Citizens’ Jury to recommend the best future governance design of the City of Greater Geelong, it was announced today (12 July 2016).

Check out the latest news from the HWB Pillar.

Equip is a Culturally diverse youth mentoring program. Would you like the opportunity to explore and experience the workplace with the support of a mentor?

On Sunday, June 26th members of Geelong's newly arrived communities are invited to come on down to Simonds Stadium to spend some time with the Geelong Cats.

Victoria’s first Commissioner for Gender and Sexuality Rowena Allen gave a riveting keynote address at the recent G21 Health & Wellbeing Partner Forum

The rainbow flag is flying high over the Surf Coast Shire's civic and community precinct, marking IDAHOT Day 2016 and signalling Surf Coast's immense pride in its diverse community.

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