Promoting the rights, interests and dignity of people with a disability.
9am-5pm, Monday to Friday
The Community Visitors Annual Report 2014-2015 has been tabled in Victorian Parliament, exposing cases of violence, abuse and neglect of people with disability or mental illness.
The ABC has recieved the Public Advocate's Media Award 2015 for its 'Mental As' campaign to reduce stigma surrounding mental illness
Artist Larissa MacFarlane has been awarded the Public Advocate's Prize 2015 at State Trustees' annual Connected Art Exhibition, celebrating artists with disability or expereince of mental illness.
The Victorian Public Advocate is empowered by law to promote and safeguard the rights and interests of people with disability.
Victoria’s Public Advocate this week addressed the Royal Commission into Family Violence about matters relating to violence against people with disability living in group homes.