Victorian Council of Social Service

Policy report

A climate of fairness: making Victoria’s climate change transition fair and equitable

This report adopts a ‘climate equity’ approach to determine the practical measures Victoria should take to respond to climate change fairly.

Victoria's social economy: social opportunity, economic growth

This report examines the growth of artificial intelligence and its effects on the current and future workforce, and concludes this will not replace the complex work of physical and social services delivered by humans any time soon. As other workforces diminish in the face of...

Delivering fairness: 2019 VCOSS Victorian budget submission

This pre-budget submission, from the state's peak social service body, contains over 50 recommendations to government aimed to deliver fairness, prosperity and opportunity for Victorians.

Every suburb, every town: poverty in Victoria

VCOSS and NATSEM have launched this major report and online mapping project, providing new data and analysis. Poverty data for Victoria has been broken down, allowing policy makers to better target the needs of people in different places.

10 year community services industry plan

This industry plan presents a unified vision for the Victorian community services industry and the actions required to achieve this vision.