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Outcome of election for the VACCHO Board

Posted by VACCHO Communications Team on 24 October 2018

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The Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO) is pleased to announce the appointment of a the new Chair and Deputy Chair following our AGM on Monday 22 October.

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History made with property title handed over to Bendigo’s Aboriginal Community

Posted by VACCHO Communications on 28 February 2018

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Bendigo’s Aboriginal community is rejoicing after the property title over the Bendigo and District Aboriginal Cooperative (BDAC) was lifted, and full control of the Cooperative’s assets was returned to the local Aboriginal community by Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Natalie Hutchins.

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New book celebrates breastfeeding in Aboriginal communities

Posted by Policy Unit on 4 August 2016

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Breastfeeding is one of the most important factors on the growth, development and health of infants and young children.  The World Health Organization recommends exclusive breastfeeding up to six months of age.  

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