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Community Safety and Wellbeing

Greater Dandenong is a vibrant City of opportunity that celebrates its diversity and encourages and supports people of all ages to live, work and play through healthy and safe lifestyles. 

Council aims to improve health and wellbeing outcomes so residents to live rewarding, healthy and socially connected lives. Council also works to create a safe and harmonious community, reduce the risk of crime and anti-social behaviour and to improve community perceptions of safety.

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We are working towards a safer, more respectful and fairer community. Here are the tools and support to help achieve this.
Homelessness, Social and Affordable Housing
Learn about the extent and impact of gambling in Greater Dandenong.
If you or someone you know needs help, there are a range of mental health providers in Greater Dandenong.
Staying informed in an Emergency
What you can do during a heatwave to avoid heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
Know what to do in case of a fire emergency.
Council oversees issues relating to food safety and safe food handling within the City of Greater Dandenong.
Information about public health concerns such as smoking, head lice, infectious diseases and certain gas space heaters.
How to safely dispose of used syringes, report a dumped syringe, and how to treat a needlestick injury.
The City of Greater Dandenong operates Safe City CCTV cameras in key areas within the City to create a safer city.
Tips for reducing the chance of your car being stolen.
Register with PartySafe so police will have the information they need if they're called to respond to an incident at your
Improve your life with healthy eating tips, recipes and getting active.
Find out what skills you can learn or activities you can do at Neighbourhood Houses and Learning Centres around the City.