Country Care News


Working with Children Check

Submitted By Editor - 6-July-2007 7:44 pm

As of 1 July 2007 the Victorian Government will introduce a mandatory background check on all people working with children. This will include Volunteers and Employed people and will be phased in gradually over the next five years. In relation to Attendant Carers, checks will need to be submitted from 1 July 2007 until the 30 June 2008.

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What is National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Submitted By Editor - 22-October-2012 5:49 pm

Quite simply, an NDIS will make it possible for people with significant and permanent disability in the first stage locations to get the necessary care and support they require.

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Driveway Assistance

Submitted By bthill - 25-October-2007 11:44 am

The VACC is offering Driveway Assistance at member locations across Victoria. The service is available to people who are not able to fill their car themselves due to living with a disability or for medical reasons.  LOOK FOR DRIVEWAY ASISSTANCE HERE SIGN

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Funded Agency Channel

Submitted By Editor - 13-August-2008 3:17 pm

The Funded Agency Channel (FAC) is the Department of Human Services primary online business and communication tool with agencies it funds. Learn more about FAC.

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