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…
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..
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,..
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..
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..
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..
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 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..
Students at the Furlong Park School for Deaf Children 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..
Sunshine Business Association Inc and St Albans Business Group Association will receive $50,000 each through the Andrews Labor Government’s Grants for Business Chambers and Trader Groups program. Member for St Albans, Natalie Suleyman MP said the funding will help both of these business associations to..
Sunbury line passengers will have more travel options with 15 extra services a week, with a redesigned timetable to take effect from early next year as Victorians get back onto the public transport network. Member for St Albans Natalie Suleyman MP today announced details of..
When the Andrews Labor Government was elected, we promised to put people first. As our state begins its recovery from the global pandemic, people will continue to be our priority. The Victorian Budget 2020/21 delivers on the investments that will see our community recover –..
Connecting Victoria’s regional and metropolitan rail networks to the airport for the first time.
The Victorian Budget 2020/21 will invest an unprecedented extra $1.9 billion to make sure Victorians with disability are supported – including our youngest Victorians.
The Victorian Budget 2020/21 will deliver the biggest household energy efficiency package in any state’s history, creating thousands of jobs, while also reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The investment includes $335 million to replace old wood, electric or gas fired heaters with new energy-efficient systems that are safer and cheaper to run, while also driving down emissions.
The Andrews Labor Government will do what no other government has – develop a new Secure Work Pilot Scheme, to provide up to five days of sick and carer’s pay at the national minimum wage for casual or insecure workers in priority industries.
This year, Keilor Downs families have done an incredible job in supporting students to learn from home. As kids get back into the classroom, we want to make sure they have the fantastic new learning spaces they deserve. The Andrews Labor Government has built and..
The Victorian Budget 2020/21 includes $868.6 million to ensure Victorians have the mental health support they need as we get on with fixing a broken system. This includes funding the rollout of the interim recommendations from the Royal Commission into Mental Health, including $492 million to deliver 120 mental health beds in Geelong, Epping, Sunshine and Melbourne. This is an addition to the 24 Hospital in the Home beds announced earlier this year bringing the total to 144.