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BIG EQUIPMENT BOOST FOR EASTERN HEALTH

The Andrews Labor Government is giving the Eastern Health the latest cutting-edge equipment so that they can continue to do what they do best. Shaun Leane Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region today announced the Maroondah Hospital would receive funding under the Medical Equipment Replacement Program..

MORE SUPPORT FOR THOUSANDS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT SURVIVORS

Ringwood Australian Childhood Foundation will receive counselling and support for an extra 44 survivors of sexual abuse over two years, under a $39,521 funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. The funds are part of a state-wide package set to reach an extra 2,800 survivors..

CELEBRATING YOUNG PEOPLE IN EASTERN METROPOLITAN REGION

Young people in Eastern Metro will participate in Victorian Youth Week to recognise and celebrate the contribution they make to their local community. Victorian Youth Week runs from 5 to 14 April 2019 and highlights the important role young people play in in our state..

RECOGNISING EXCELLENCE IN PROTECTING CHILDREN

Nominations are now open for Victoria’s most celebrated child protection awards that highlight Victorians who work tirelessly to protect and promote the wellbeing of vulnerable children and their families. The Andrews Labor Government’s Victorian Protecting Children Awards recognise those who are committed to keeping children..

SUPPORTING MEN’S HEALTH WITH MEN’S SHED BOOST

The Andrews Labor Government is building or upgrading men’s sheds for communities all over Victoria. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane MP today announced this year’s Men’s Shed grant applications are now open. The Labor Government is investing nearly $900,000 to build, upgrade or..

CALL FOR LOCAL COMMUNITIES TO IMPROVE ROAD SAFETY

The Andrews Labor Government is calling on community groups, councils and schools to use their local knowledge to improve road safety in Eastern Metropolitan Region. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane today encourage locals to apply for grants of up to $50,000 through the..

BUILDING THE FACILITIES OUR VETERANS DESERVE

The Andrews Labor Government and Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane is inviting local organisations that support veterans to apply now for grants of up to $200,000 to spruce up their buildings and facilities. Minister for Veterans Robin Scott today opened a new funding..

PREPARING YOUNG PEOPLE FOR THE FUTURE WORLD OF WORK

Young people across Victoria are being invited to talk about the workplace of the future at the Victorian Government’s Youth Summit on Friday 5 April at Marvel Stadium in Docklands, Melbourne. Rapid global, technological, social and environmental changes are transforming the way we work, where..

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR GRAFFITI PREVENTION GRANTS

The Andrews Labor Government is helping local communities to protect their neighbourhoods from illegal graffiti, with applications now open for the Graffiti Prevention Grants program. Eastern Metropolitan Region community groups can team up with their local council to apply for a grant of up to..

FIRST STEPS FOR VICTORIA’S FREE BABY BUNDLE

Free Baby Bundles for first-time parents being delivered by the Andrews Labor Government are a step closer – and Victorians are being urged to nominate their favourite children’s books. Shaun Leane MP Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region today called on locals to have their say..

VICTORIANS URGED TO BE CAREFUL DURING EXTREME HEAT

VICTORIANS URGED TO BE CAREFUL DURING EXTREME HEAT The Andrews Labor Government is pleading with Victorians to heed the warnings this summer and look after themselves and others – particularly the elderly and young children – when the weather heats up. The Labor Government is..

CELEBRATING EASTERN METROPOLITAN REGION HEALTH VOLUNTEERS

Victorians who make a difference by volunteering in health will be recognised in the prestigious 2019 Minister for Health Volunteer Awards – now in their eleventh year. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane MP today called for nominations to honour the hard-working and dedicated..

NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR 65TH VICTORIAN TRAINING AWARDS

Apprentices, students, teachers, employers and training providers can now nominate for the 65th Victorian Training Awards. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane MP encouraged Eastern Metro locals to submit nominations for the awards, which recognise and honour the outstanding achievements of individuals and organisations..

FIXING COUNTRY ROADS AS MAINTENANCE BLITZ RAMPS UP

Councils in Eastern Metropolitan Region can now apply for a share in more than $70 million for safer and more reliable roads thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Second round grants of up to $1.5 million are now available to eligible councils to carry out..

DON’T BE SIDELINED – GET ACTIVE THIS APRIL

DON’T BE SIDELINED – GET ACTIVE THIS APRIL The Andrews Labor Government has opened registrations for the 11th annual Premier’s Active April campaign. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane MP today encouraged Eastern Metropolitan residents of all ages, abilities and fitness levels to do..

NEW FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR SPORTS CLUBS IN EASTERN METROPOLITAN REGION

NEW FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR SPORTS CLUBS IN EASTERN METROPOLITAN REGION Sports clubs in Eastern Metropolitan Region are encouraged to apply for $500,000 in VicHealth grants now up for grabs. The latest round of VicHealth’s Active Club Grants, open today, provides grants of up to $3,000..

GRANTS HELP EASTERN METROPOLITAN REGION MUSIC VENUES BE GOOD NEIGHBOURS

Applications open tomorrow for Good Music Neighbours, an Andrews Labor Government program to help Victoria’s live music venues be better neighbours by managing the sound that goes to their local neighbourhoods. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane MP today encouraged all local venues to..