Melbourne News

Victoria is on the path to creating the perfect storm, says Jesuit CEO

Wednesday 19 April 2017

Media and Communications Office
Victoria has seen a doubling in the number of young people in detention centres over the past five years. Eighty per cent of these young people are now on remand, leading to complications including mental health issues and aggravated behaviour. This has prompted the Victorian Government to investigate the effectiveness of the state’s approach to youth justice, culminating in the current Inquiry into Youth Justice Centres, which held its second public hearing in Melbourne today.

Via Crucis of Cheltenham parish

Tuesday 18 April 2017

Media and Communications Office
Situated just off the busy Nepean Highway on Centre Dandenong Road sits Our Lady of the Assumption church—inside on the day of our arrival it is quiet and calm, birds singing happily in the carpark. Cheltenham parish is a vibrant community, deeply connected with its parishioners.


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