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Coalition warned welfare overhaul could worsen homelessness

February 5, 2018 0

The government’s planned changes to the welfare system risk pushing more vulnerable Australians into homelessness, a Victorian body has warned. The Senate is expected to this week consider a planned overhaul of Australia’s welfare system, designed […]

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Christchurch, Tauranga fight homelessness

February 2, 2018 0

The fight against homelessness has expanded into Christchurch and Tauranga as providers are selected as part of the expansion of the Housing First programme. The Housing First model places homeless people into long-term housing immediately […]

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Fight against homelessness expands

February 2, 2018 0

Providers have been selected for the expansion of the successful Housing First programme in Christchurch and Tauranga, Associate Housing and Urban Development Minister Jenny Salesa announced today. “This Government firmly believes that every New Zealander […]

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Council gives green light to ‘zero homelessness’ project

January 31, 2018 0

Adelaide City councillors have unanimously agreed to spend just under $150,000 towards a US-modelled approach to achieve “functional zero homelessness” in the inner city. The Zero Project, run by Adelaide-based think-tank the Don Dunstan Foundation, […]


CHIA calls for national housing strategy

January 30, 2018 0

CHIA Chair Michael Lennon has told the Senate Economics References Committee inquiry into the National Housing and Homelessness Agreement (NHHA) that a national housing strategy is absolutely critical to fix Australia’s social housing shortfall Michael told the […]