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VACCHO, our Members, and the State Government work together in creative and responsive ways to protect the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal Victorians

Posted by VACCHO Communications Team on 14 September 2020

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In the face of a global pandemic, the Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO), its 32 Members, and the State Government have worked together in creative and responsive ways to protect the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal Victorians.

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Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation writes to Prime Minister seeking urgent funding for Victorian Aboriginal communities in their COVID-19 response

Posted by VACCHO Communications Team on 2 September 2020

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The Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO) has written to Prime Minister Scott Morrison on behalf of its 32 Members seeking urgent funding for Victorian Aboriginal communities in their COVID-19 response.

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More should be done to ensure Aboriginal Communities are well placed to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic

Posted by VACCHO Communications Team on 27 August 2020

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The Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO) and members of the Aboriginal Executive Council (AEC) say more should be done to ensure Aboriginal Communities are well placed to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Another large spike in confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Aboriginal and or Torres Strait Islander Communities is a stark reminder for Victorians that this pandemic is not over

Posted by VACCHO Communications Team on 19 August 2020

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Another large spike in confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Aboriginal and or Torres Strait Islander communities is a stark reminder for Victorians that this pandemic is not over, and people still need to comply with the rules while staying connected.

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Young people urged to do their bit to help suppress COVID-19 following spike in cases in Aboriginal

Posted by VACCHO Communications Team on 12 August 2020

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Young people have been urged to do their bit to help suppress COVID-19 following another spike in cases in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Communities.

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Victorian Government places Aboriginal mental health into safe Aboriginal hands

Posted by VACCHO Communications Team on 28 November 2019

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The Interim Report from the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System is welcomed by the Victorian Aboriginal community. Here is a report that finally reflects and recognises the challenges faced by the Aboriginal community and our tireless work to support and care for our community with at times very limited resources and infrastructure.

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