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25th October 2016 – New Laws To Better Protect Victorian Children

Media Release – The Hon Martin Pakula MP  Attorney-General Minister For Racing Tuesday, 25 October, 2016 NEW LAWS TO BETTER PROTECT VICTORIAN CHILDREN introduced new laws to better protect Victorian children by strengthening Working with Children Checks. The Working with Children Amendment Bill 2016 will make the application process more rigorous, addressing five key recommendations of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child
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Educational Scholarships for 2017 are now closed

Children of Phoenix Educational Scholarship applications are open to survivors of childhood sexual assault who are ready to continue or further their education.  Applicants need to demonstrate how their education was disrupted as a consequence of childhood abuse to help the Scholarship Committee assess applications.  Children of Phoenix scholarships are provided for primary school, high school, university and also vocational/adult community education levels. Applications close: 30th November 2016 Our
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