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2021-10-15

Like many HACSU members, weare still waiting for details on community mental health eligibility for the newly-introduced Hospital Surge Support Allowance...

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2021-10-15

New allowance introduced for public hospital workers across Victoria, and support to bring Australian HCWs home from overseas...

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2021-10-14

This is a message to remind members that as per the public health order direction from the CHO (Chief Health Officer), from 15 October 2021, to work onsite at a work premises, workers must be able to provide evidence to their employer...

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2021-10-13

Thank you to all members who voted on whether to move forward with the Government’s most recent offer on the Public Mental Health EBA..

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2021-10-06

Following HACSU writing to Labor MPs across Victoria, we're asking all HACSU members to write to their MPs (either for your electorate, or the MPs that cover your mental health service...

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2021-10-06

HACSU has this week written to Victorian Government MPs on the crises in mental health, starting with MPs representing...

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2021-10-04

This week, HACSU members at Alfred Health have reported shockingly unsafe workplace situations developing due to severe understaffing...

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2021-09-29

ABC News, 29 September 2021: Unions question duress response times, staffing, and alleged return-to-work pressure after three Latrobe Regional Hospital staff were hurt by...

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2021-09-29

Geelong Advertiser, 29 September 2021: Barwon Health’s mental health services are under mounting pressure amid claims of a staffing shortage.

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2021-09-29

Next Wednesday, we're hosting a Mental Health EBA Town Hall to update you on where negotiations are up to and discuss the campaign's next steps.

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2021-09-28

Today the Victorian Government has announced that Possability will operate the remaining DAS services (Sandhurst SIL houses and the Children's Homes) once transferred to the non-government sector in...

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2021-09-28

First Mental Health EBA Stop Work on October 6 - open for details!

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2021-09-23

We are disgusted to hear reports of healthcare workers being spat at and harassed by protestors in Melbourne’s CBD....

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2021-09-22

HACSU has been receiving reports about disability Providers using labour-hire workforce in residential settings, when there are staff in their own services available to work...

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2021-09-20

A new project to provide housing, healthcare, job training, and community to amplify the Victorian Government's Big Social Housing Build.

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2021-09-14

it's time to establish Victoria as Australia's leader in the mental health and alcohol, other drugs, gambling and harm reduction sector.

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2021-09-01

A new survey of mental health workers looking after young Victorians has shown that the COVID-19 crisis has led to unprecedented rates of burnout and fatigue. More inside →

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2021-08-23

HACSU is today echoing this call, demanding meaningful investment in the mental health workforce.

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2021-08-17

From 11:59pm on Tuesday 17 August, employers across Melbourne that require their staff to attend a work site must issue a worker permit to their employees.

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2021-07-30

Information from the Victorian Government, transitional arrangements extended to 31 January 2022.

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2021-07-23

Join your fellow HACSU members at Yooralla to discuss your EBA on August 11!

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2021-07-20

Melbourne-based company Ansell, and other companies in the personal protective equipment industry, have enjoyed record profits from the pandemic. But many workers in their supply chain are migrant workers in exploitative “debt bondage” arrangements – a form of modern slavery...

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2021-07-20

Register for the HACSU Disability town hall on August 5 – we'll be tackling Victorian DSW Registration, NDIS Checks, vaccination & more.

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2021-06-08

HACSU is looking for the newest member of the ASSIST team!

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2021-02-09

Are you our next Disability Policy Officer?

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2021-01-28

Find out what Slater and Gordon thinks of the Government's proposed industrial relations omnibus bill.

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2021-01-18

Find out what ME Bank's advice is.

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2021-01-12

See what you can get up to in Feb.

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2020-12-23

Over the 12 Days of Christmas, we're celebrating the contribution of some of our members this year.

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2020-12-23

Over the 12 Days of Christmas, we're celebrating the contribution of some of our members this year.

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2020-12-23

Over the 12 Days of Christmas, we're celebrating the contribution of some of our members this year.

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2020-12-23

Over the 12 Days of Christmas, we're celebrating the contribution of some of our members this year.

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2020-12-23

Over the 12 Days of Christmas, we're celebrating the contribution of some of our members this year.

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2020-12-23

Over the 12 Days of Christmas, we're celebrating the contribution of some of our members this year.

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2020-12-23

Over the 12 Days of Christmas, we're celebrating the contribution of some of our members this year.

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2020-12-23

Over the 12 Days of Christmas, we're celebrating the contribution of some of our members this year.

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2020-12-23

Over the 12 Days of Christmas, we're celebrating the contribution of some of our members this year.

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2020-12-04

It's been a big year for our members.

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2020-11-25

Don't miss out on this awesome event.

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2020-11-24

Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas delivered the State Budget on Tuesday.

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2020-11-23

Everything you need to know about leave entitlements from Slater and Gordon lawyer, April Zahra.

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2020-11-17

Download the full list of bans.

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2020-11-17

Jazz up your emails with these signatures!

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2020-11-17

View the full log of claims.

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2020-11-17

Find out how you can play your part in the workplace.

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2020-11-17

Raise awareness for an important campaign while on Zoom.

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2020-11-17

Download your very own posters for your workplace.

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2020-11-17

Everything you need to know about the list of bans.

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2020-11-13

ME Bank provides some information about how COVID-19 is affecting young people.

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2020-11-11

Find out what events are on in the mental health, disability and alcohol and drugs sectors.

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2020-10-27

Find out what our Assistant State Secretary had to say at the Zelda D'Aprano Union Women Forum.

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2020-10-21

An update from HACSU's State Secretary.

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2020-10-19

HACSU State Secretary Paul Healey spoke about how our members are faring during the pandemic on ABC Radio.

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2020-10-16

Our event will be online this year.

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2020-10-16

HACSU has donated $2000.

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2020-10-13

Find out what's happening in November.

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2020-10-13

Find out what's happening in November.

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2020-10-12

ME Bank outlines what you can do to be charitable during these trying times.

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2020-10-12

Long-term HACSU member Trevor McDonald is hanging up the boots.

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2020-10-09

This year, the 2020 Collab is going online.

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2020-09-22

Find out how the numbers stack up this month.

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2020-09-21

An update from our State Secretary.

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2020-09-21

An update from our State Secretary.

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2020-09-18

HACSU is proud to be the first union in Australia to put this claim forward.

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2020-09-18

HACSU is set to reach 10,000 members!

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2020-09-18

Find out what HACSU, Health Services Union and the Australian Council of Trade Unions are saying about this important claim.

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2020-09-10

In light of R U OK Day, Slater & Gordon has provided some key advice.

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2020-09-10

There's more to say after R U OK

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2020-09-01

Find out what you can expect in October.

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2020-09-01

ME Bank explains how changing a few household habits can benefit your finances and the environment.

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2020-09-01

Find out what's on in October.

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2020-08-05

The Permitted Worker Permits will come into place from 11:59pm tonight, Wednesday 05th August. The Government announced earlier this week that current restrictions across Metropolitan Melbourne will require essential workers to carry a permit when travelling to and from work.

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2020-07-31

So, you’ve been notified that the boss wants a meeting with you and you’ve found out that it relates to allegations about misconduct. What do you do and how do you protect your employment?

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2020-07-29

This month, we interviewed HACSU Organiser Lisa Andrew about her recent election to the Ballarat Trades Hall Council.

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2020-07-28

Throughout this pandemic, HACSU members have faced some of the toughest working conditions we’ve ever seen.

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2020-07-21

Today, the Federal Government announced changes to the JobKeeper and JobSeeker payments that may impact HACSU members. We’ve distilled the changes for you.

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2020-07-20

The Government’s Coronavirus Worker Support Payment is available to workers who are facing hardship due to the impacts of COVID-19.

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2020-07-08

The Hard Lockdown of Public Housing Towers in Melbourne: a mental health and wellbeing risk.

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2020-06-30

Tax Statements will be available from tomorrow, July 1st via your Member MyPage.

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2020-06-29

We’re asking for a new - and radically improved - public sector mental health enterprise bargaining agreement (EBA) for 2020-2024.

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2020-06-28

It’s thanks to the hard work of unionists like yourself that an increase to the minimum wage was possible at all.

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2020-06-25

Together, as a strong union movement in Victoria, we’ve managed to take the fight to the bosses who for too long have got away with stealing from their workers.

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2020-06-16

This article will set out: - What is Unfair Dismissal? - What makes it “Unfair”? - Are there any other factors that might mean I’m not eligible to make an unfair dismissal application? - What do I do if I suspect I’ve been unfairly dismissed?

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