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Methamphetamine Inquiry highlights postcode injustice

A recent Victorian Parliamentary inquiry into the Supply and use of Methamphetamines, particularly ice, in Victoria indicates that postcode injustice is behind the patchy response to the drug in regional and rural Victoria. In 2013 Goulburn Valley CLC made a submission to the Victorian Parliament’s Law Reform, Drugs and Crime Prevention Committee. In it we shared […]

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Compulsory Income Management Unfairly Targets Young People

Goulburn Valley CLC is concerned about a shift in the Commonwealth Government’s approach to Shepparton’s Income Management pilot. As we understand it, the Commonwealth Government is set to deem some categories of people as suitable for compulsory income management regardless of their ability to manage their own finances. In short, even if a person is […]

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