$199,062 Grant To Help Mildura Tackle Youth Crime

The Andrews Labor Government today announced a $199,062 grant for Sunraysia Community Health Services to help the Mildura community tackle youth crime and repeat offending. The Mildura Youth Commitment Program is one of 18 projects across Victoria to share in $7.6 million of funding from the Youth Crime Prevention Grants program. The Mildura Youth Commitment…

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Students fighting the fight against food waste

Worawa Aboriginal College will tackle the food waste problem in thanks to $8,500 from the Andrews Labor Government. The grant will enable the college to develop a holistic approach to embed a food waste avoidance culture within the school for future years. The project will involve students in preparing gardens and growing fruits, vegetables and…

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Record Library Funding For Northern Victoria

The Andrews Labor Government is spending more money than ever before on Victoria’s public libraries. Mark Gepp, Member for Northern Victoria, today announced library funding for Buloke Shire to buy books, update computers and deliver programs for school kids. -Buloke Shire received a total of $111,398 to continue to deliver the important library services the…

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Connecting Young Aboriginals In Northern Victoria To Culture

The Andrews Labor Government is giving Aboriginal young people in Northern Victoria more opportunities to strengthen their connections to culture through community-led mentorship programs. As part of $1.75 million in the Victorian Budget 2017/18 to support the Aboriginal Youth Mentoring Program, new mentoring programs will be delivered in three additional locations across the state. Mallee…

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Keeping The Conversation Going In The Mallee

Representatives of the local community, industry and the Andrews Labor Government will come together tomorrow for the second annual Regional Assembly in Swan Hill. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford said the Assembly was an important opportunity to discuss the future of the region, its priorities, and the Labor Government’s ongoing partnership with Mallee communities.…

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