Elective surgery waiting list slashed by 11,000

Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe welcomed the news that Elective surgery waiting lists have dropped to 38,244 after a record level of activity in Victoria’s hospitals. “Doctors, nurses, hospital administrators and support staff should be congratulated for their work in...
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Coalition to drive cruel breeders out of business

Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe advises that tough new laws to crackdown on cruel and illegal dog and cat breeders and force them out of business under legislation Minister for Agriculture and Food Security, Peter Walsh, introduced into Parliament last week. Mrs Fyffe said...
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No escape under tough new sex offender laws

Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe has advised that convicted sex offenders could be charged with a raft of new offences under laws that have been strengthened by the Napthine Government. Mrs. Fyffe said amended laws around the Sex Offender Register create new indictable offences...
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New Laws to better protect Victims of Family Violence

Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe has welcomed the legislation to further protect and empower victims of family violence and hold perpetrators to account that is being introduced into Parliament today. Mrs Fyffe said the new laws will empower police to issue family violence...
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New program for sporting clubs to build their own facilities

Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe today welcomed the Napthine Government’s announcement of the $1 million Local Facilities for Local Clubs Program. “The program will be great for local sporting clubs throughout the Yarra Valley,” Mrs Fyffe said. The program rewards innovative...
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Local Landscape Enhancement Grants of up to $50,000

The Victorian Coalition Government has launched a new $1.5 million grants program for community groups wanting to improve the amenity of their local area or increase awareness and enjoyment of their local environment. Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe said the Local Landscape...
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Victoria’s first Mental Health Complaints Commissioner officially open for business

Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe is pleased to advise that Lynne Coulson Barr has been appointed as Victoria’s first Mental Health Complaints Commissioner. Mrs. Fyffe said the launch of the Mental Health Complaints Commissioner recognises the importance of safeguarding the...
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More women set to receive free breast screening

Victoria’s breast cancer screening program will be expanded under a new funding agreement secured between the Commonwealth and Victorian governments. Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe said “the new agreement will see BreastScreen Victoria receive an additional $11 million across...
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New funding supports a safer Community

Seville Scout Group and Seville Pre-School will receive a combined $10,900.00 in grants from a new Napthine Coalition Government crime prevention project that will support a safer community. Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe MP said that “the Coalition Government was supporting...
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Animal Welfare Fund grants now open to local organisations

Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe is encouraging local animal welfare organisations to apply for a grant under the latest round of the Victorian Coalition Government’s $1.6 million Animal Welfare Fund. Mrs Fyffe said eligible not-for-profit organisations could apply for small...
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