Peak bodies unite to push for ongoing free interpreting services

CISVic & FCRC released a joint media statement in response to the Federal Governments decision to withdraw free interpreting services for ER services.

A copy of the media release can be found here.

Honour Roll Inductees 2015

Kate Wheller with Di Lucas, Di Agius and Anne Coughlin Kate Wheller with 2015 Inductee Di Lucas, Di Agius and Anne Coughlin.

Kate Wheller with Judy Peake, Chris Brassington and Anne Coughlin Kate Wheller with 2015 Inductee Judy Peake, Chris Brassington and Anne Coughlin.

Vicki Martin, the third 2015 Inductee was unable to attend the AGM.

CISVic Annual Report 2014-2015

CISVic conducted its 44th Annual General Meeting today, Thursday 19th November, 2015.

The event was well attended by members and stakeholders and our Annual Report was presented in a new format - featuring a Annual Report Summary and separate Financial Report.

Copies of each report, as well as a full detailed report can be found on the website under "Publications"

CISVic 44th AGM 2015



Thursday, 19th November 2015, 10am-12midday

State Library of Victoria, Entry 3, 179 La Trobe St, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000

CISVic Notice of AGM 2015

CISVic AGM Minutes 2014

CISVic Honour Roll 2015

We are now taking nominations for the 2015 Honour Roll





(pictured above 2014 Honour Roll inductee Martina Bons and colleagues, South Gippsland CAB)

Communal Disadvantage - the latest Dropping off the Edge Report

The 2015 Dropping off the Edge Report identifies pockets of locational disadvantage and finds that the complex web of entrenched disadvantage are difficult to shift. It calls for a coordinated approach that involves governments, communities, social services and businesses to tackle the problems in a localised and targeted manner.

Take a peek at how Victoria fares >>here.




Support ACOSS Campaign to Stop Cuts to Community Services

The 2014 Unfair Budget resulted in cuts to funding for many community based organisations. These cuts will have significant impact on the most vulnerable people in our communities.

Contact your local MP or Senator to tell them these cuts are impacting on your community, and urge them to restore funding and work with community servcies to help those most in need. Click here to help.

International Women's Day 2015

Jackie, Lisa and Jinny

This year WHISE (Women Health in the South East) held an inaugural International Women’s Day Awards ceremony.  The International Women’s Day Awards recognise the outstanding contributions of women in the Southern Metropolitan Regi


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