VACCA Bushfire Recovery Program

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Our new Bushfire Recovery Program will provide state-wide case management to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community members impacted by the 2019/20 fires in the north-eastern part of Victoria.

We will work alongside the Gippsland & East Gippsland Aboriginal Cooperative Ltd (GEGAC) who will provide services to the Gippsland area.

Affected Victorians can access a support coordinator by contacting their local council, visiting a recovery centre or calling 1800 560 760.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community members who are impacted by the fires and require support:

If you have any other queries, contact VACCA via

This program is part of the new Victorian Bushfires Case Support Program funded by the Victorian State Government.

Victorian Bushfire Appeal Relief Grants

Are you eligible for a one-off emergency relief payment?

VACCA can now provide you with a one-off payment from The Victorian Bushfire Appeal if your household has been affected by the 2019/2020 bushfires in North East Victoria. Find out more here.

More information

Other useful contacts

  • In an emergency: Triple zero (000)
  • Lifeline: 13 11 14
  • Mental Health Crisis: 1300 881 104


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