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“Okay. Let’s make some music”

January 22, 2018 0

Youth homelessness is more than a question of affordable accommodation. A new project shows how music can play an unexpected role. I’m sitting in the basement of a building at the sleazy end of Melbourne’s […]

Why won’t the homeless just go away, really?
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Why won’t the homeless just go away, really?

January 21, 2018 0

One cannot escape the unending updates of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding in May. So, a Conservative councillor, Simon Dudley, really put his foot in it when he called on police to remove the ‘epidemic’ of rough […]

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Victorian Government Unveils Homelessness Action Plan

January 15, 2018 0

The Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Action Plan was unveiled by the Andrews Labor government on Saturday, aimed at getting rough sleepers housed quickly and strengthening support services to protect vulnerable people from falling into homelessness. The […]

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Victoria to spend $45 million to tackle homelessness

January 14, 2018 0

More than $45 million has been promised by Victoria’s state government to help solve the state’s homelessness problem. Victorian housing minister Martin Foley said the funding will include $19 million for outreach services and $13 […]

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Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Action Plan

January 13, 2018 0

The Victorian Government is working to break the cycle of homelessness by intervening early, getting rough sleepers housed quickly and strengthening support services to keep vulnerable people off the streets. Minister for Housing Martin Foley […]