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Support for families affected by homelessness

February 21, 2018 0

Supporting families affected by homelessness is the main focus of a conference being held today. The conference is being run by the National Coalition to End Homelessness. According to organisers, ideas around increasing support for Māori affected […]

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Homelessness jumps up in Tauranga

February 21, 2018 0

The number of homeless people in Tauranga has increased 20 percent in the past year. A steep rise in house prices and competition for jobs in the Bay of Plenty city led to the number […]

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Controversial Chapman public housing development approved

February 20, 2018 0

New public housing will be developed on bushfire-prone land in Canberra’s west, after a controversial application was approved. Twenty single-storey townhouses will be built on community-facility zoned land on the corner of Darwinia Terrace, Kathner […]

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How we can put a stop to the revolving door between homelessness and imprisonment

February 20, 2018 0

Homeless people are over-represented in Australia’s prisons, and previously incarcerated people are over-represented among the homeless. Experiencing homelessness increases the risk of criminal justice system involvement, and experiencing imprisonment increases the likelihood of homelessness. Data from the Australia Institute of […]