Our Vision

All children and their families succeed
in life.

Five core Elements

Evidence-based strategies to achieve outcomes for children, families and communities.

Place-Based Approach

Schools as the place to support disadvantaged communities.

Our Approach

Our Place is a holistic place-based approach to supporting the education, health and development of all children and families in disadvantaged communities by utilising the universal platform of a school.

Our vision is that all children and their families succeed in life. We aim to reshape the service system by influencing changes in policies and practices that address the structural causes of disadvantage.

Evidence indicates
that education is
the key to lifting the
aspirations and
improving the lives
of children and
their families.

Latest News

Helping Families Access Financial Supports and Clothing at Doveton

Our Place is helping families in Doveton to access the recent Government Power Saving Bonus Scheme and receive winter clothing donations.…

Supporting adults within the Morwell community

By playing the role of ‘The Glue’, Our Place Morwell has facilitated initiatives to support adults within the community.…

The Early Years Online Hub is now live

The Early Years Online Hub was recently launched in Robinvale with community members, local services, and practitioners in attendance. What is the Ear…

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Our Sites

Our Place is an initiative of the Colman Education Foundation. Through the Foundation’s ten-year partnership with the Victorian state government, Our Place is being implemented in ten school sites across Victoria, with the support of philanthropic partners.