Support for students affected by the Voice to Parliament Referendum

The Voice to Parliament is a Proposed Law to alter the Constitution to recognise the First Peoples of Australia by establishing an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice.

The referendum will be held on 14 October and all eligible voters must vote.

Health, Wellbeing and Inclusion recognise the effects this referendum, discussion in the community and media portrayal has on La Trobe University community. We are here to support you if you need someone to talk to.

Get in touch with Health, Wellbeing and Inclusion

Please submit a referral and select ‘Wellbeing Support Regarding the Voice to Parliament’ and let us know how we can support you.

A streamlined process for Special Consideration is available for Indigenous students until mid-November. View the FAQ for more information.

Visit the Health, Wellbeing and Inclusion website for more information about our services and to view resources.

Learn more about the referendum

2023 Referendum: What’s it all about?

2023 Referendum: what is the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice?

2023 Referendum: La Trobe videos to help answer key questions