Career in Housing

A Career in Housing: Phil Fagan-Schmidt

June 20, 2017 0

Phil Fagan-Schmidt is Executive Director of Housing SA but did you realise he knows a thing or two about grapes? HousingWORKS uncovers his career trajectory and finds out, like a fine wine, Phil only gets […]


Keynote Address: Aboriginal Housing Masterclass

June 17, 2017 0

On Tuesday 16th May, NSW Aboriginal Housing Office (AHO) and Australasian Housing Institute (AHI) held an Aboriginal Housing Masterclass for sector professionals. Danielle Donegan – Assistant Secretary, Housing Policy, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet – commenced […]


More Tales from a Camp in Transition: llpeye-Ilpeye

June 11, 2017 0

In June 2013, the then Federal Indigenous Minister announced the ‘Ilpeye-Ilpeye Landmark Agreement’ (Agreement) arrangements as an undertaking to allow Ilpeye-Ilpeye town camp to ‘unlock’ the benefits and maximise the potential of their land (Macklin, […]


AHO Brings Innovative Approach to Energy Efficiency

June 10, 2017 0

A St Vincent de Paul report released in 2016 spotlighting high levels of energy use in the western region of NSW has sparked an innovative ‘tenant-centred’ response from the NSW Aboriginal Housing Office (AHO). AHO […]


Affordable Housing Creates Broader Opportunity

June 9, 2017 0

The NSW Aboriginal Housing Office (AHO) has a strong mandate to ensure every Aboriginal person in NSW has equal access to, and choice in, affordable housing. Identifying an opportunity to build on this strategic goal, […]

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Meet a New Tenant – Karmeale McKellar

June 8, 2017 0

Karmeale McKellar is aged somewhere in her 40s. She currently resides in a home provided by the NSW Aboriginal Housing Office in Bourke where she’s been living for six years, although she’s tenanted social housing […]