Policy Submissions

Inquiry into the adequacy of Newstart and related payments - Berry Street submission
Berry Street's submission highlights that adequate social security payments like Newstart are critical to ensure parents and families can focus on addressing the complex issues they may face (November 2019)
Inquiry into Early Childhood Engagement of CALD Communities - Berry Street submission
Berry Street's submission calls for a child and family service system that is more culturally responsive and delivers a culturally appropriate service from planning through to implementation (November 2019)

Submissions to the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System

Berry Street Formal Submission to the Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System
Berry Street's Formal Submission builds on the priority reform directions set out in our preliminary submission (August 2019)
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Y-Change's Submission to the Royal Commission Into Victoria’s Mental Health System (July 2019)
Berry Street Preliminary Submission to the Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System
Berry Street's Preliminary Submission sets out key issues and areas of focus that Berry Street says should be examined by the Royal Commission (May 2019)