The Victorian government has announced Victorians using pads and tampons will have access for free across the state.

Women’s health advocates welcome the proposal, saying it will reduce the period poverty, which has grown thanks to the cost of living.

Image: Image supplied by the Women’s Health Services Network

Produced By: Eduardo Jordan

Featured In Story: Tricia Currie – CEO of Women’s Health Loddon Mallee and Chair of the Women’s Health Services Network

First aired on The Wire, Friday 22 December 2023