Ballarat Community Health (BCH) promotes health and wellbeing in the community and provides quality and affordable health and wellbeing services. BCH delivers a broad range of integrated primary care programs including: GP clinics, sexual health, community health nursing, diabetes management, dietary counselling, smoking cessation, exercise and fitness, counselling services, alcohol and other drugs services, youth services, podiatry and health promotion. BCH operates under the values of responsibility, integrity, resilience, courage, optimism and respect.
Ballarat and Grampians Community Legal Centre (BGCLC) is a not for profit, community based, free legal advice and referral centre funded by the State and Federal governments, to provide professional legal services which assist the people of the Ballarat and Grampians region. BGCLC also works collegially with organisations and groups in providing community legal education. BGCLC participates proactively in collective and individual social justice issues and concerns which have an impact on the community.
Federation University Australia (FedUni) was established on 1 January 2014. It is a new generation Australian University which is regional in focus, national in scope and international in reach. The University offers excellence and quality in vocational education and training, higher education and research. FedUni is also committed to building collaborative relationships of mutual benefit at the local, national and international level.
Youthlaw A state wide free community legal centre for young people aged 25 and under. Based in Melbourne but with services across Victoria. Provides free legal advice, legal information and other resources to young people, parents, workers and adults supporting young people. Accessible via drop-in clinics, phone and email advice and fact sheets available online. Strong advocate for law reform to policies and practices that advance the rights of young people.