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UPGRADING ROADS FOR MELBOURNE’S WEST

The Andrews Labor Government is investing $41 million to deliver road projects across Melbourne’s west to improve traffic flow and cater to the rapidly growing community. As part of the $125.7 million Metropolitan Road Upgrades Program as announced in the 2022/23 Victorian Budget, a number of critical roads..

PUTTING PATIENTS FIRST IN ST ALBANS

The Andrews Labor Government is putting patients first in St Albans.   Across our nation – and around the world – the pandemic has put unprecedented pressure on health systems. From a sharp increase of critical COVID patients to disrupted care, resulting in longer hospital recovery time, the..

$250 POWER SAVING BONUS EXTENDED UNTIL 30 JUNE

The Victorian Government is extending the popular $250 Power Saving Bonus payment to support more vulnerable households doing it tough with energy bills. Member for St Albans, Natalie Suleyman, said that the extension would provide crucial financial support for eligible households who have yet to..

FREE GLASSES FOR KIDS IN ST ALBANS SCHOOLS

Primary school students in St Albans schools will receive free vision screening and if needed, further testing and glasses, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for St Albans, Natalie Suleyman MP today visited St Albans East Primary School to see the Glasses for Kids..

NEW EDUCATION PATH FOR AT-RISK YOUTH A VICTORIAN FIRST

Young people who face barriers to engagement in mainstream education due to family violence, financial hardship, mental health, learning difficulties and homelessness will receive additional care and mental health support to complete their schooling under a new flagship program backed by the Andrews Labor Government…

WORKS START AT ALBION PRIMARY SCHOOL

Better facilities are on their way for students at Albion Primary School with the appointment of an architect to design the school’s important upgrade thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for St Albans, Natalie Suleyman MP today announced James Deans & Associates would design..

RAY OF SUNSHINE ON THE WAY FOR SOFTBALL AT MORE PARK

Ardeer’s More Park is one step closer to becoming a new centre for softball with works underway to transform the old softball facilities at the ground, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Community Sport Ros Spence joined Member for St Albans Natalie Suleyman,..

WORKS START ON SUNSHINE NORTH STORMWATER OASIS

Work has started on the $2.05 million Dempster Park ‘Oasis’ Stormwater Harvesting Scheme in Sunshine North which will harvest, treat and reuse up to 11 million litres of stormwater each year for the sustainable irrigation of the much-loved public recreation space. Member for St Albans..

SUPPORTING TEACHERS TO STAY SAFE AND WELL IN BRIMBANK

Teachers and school staff in Brimbank will benefit from targeted preventive programs designed to safeguard their mental health and wellbeing, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for St Albans, Natalie Suleyman MP, today announced that St Albans Secondary College are among 17 schools across..

WORKS START AT MONMIA PRIMARY SCHOOL

Students at Monmia Primary School are a step closer to getting the facilities they need for a great start in life, with an architect appointed to design the school’s exciting upgrade. Member for St Albans, Natalie Suleyman MP, today announced that AOA Christopher Peck has..

DESIGNS FOR SUNSHINE’S NEW MENTAL HEALTH FACILITY REVEALED

The Andrews Labor Government is transforming the mental health system in Melbourne’s west with a new 52-bed acute mental health facility – one of four new facilties being built across the state to support more people when they need it most. Acting Premier and Minister..

MORE SUPPORT FOR WOMEN’S MENTAL HEALTH ON THE WAY IN ST ALBANS

More support for women requiring treatment and care for mental illness is one step closer, with a site selected and designs unveiled for a new Women’s Prevention and Recovery Care (PARC) facility in Melbourne’s west. Member for St Albans, Natalie Suleyman today revealed the designs for..