Influx of social housing sparks anger in Perth suburb

August 22, 2017 0

Approval for a new social housing development in Hamilton Hill has sparked an angry backlash from residents who say the situation has become ‘out of control’. Despite Hamilton Hill having already hit its social housing […]

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The Quest To Help #Perth’s Homeless

August 21, 2017 0

Uniting Care West are currently in the throes of raising enough money to provide a safe place for #Perth’s homeless to convene on a Saturday morning. Right now, on a Saturday morning in Perth, there […]

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Lack of jobs at core of couch surfing

August 16, 2017 0

Anglicare chief executive Ian Carter says poverty and homelessness are the two major issues in Katanning although they are mainly hidden away from the public’s eyes. “Homelessness in metropolitan areas is more evident, you actually […]

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Housing debts rise to $1.6 million

August 14, 2017 0

Public housing debt in the Great Southern has surged more than 15 per cent in the latest State Government figures. Money owed by current and former Housing Authority tenants increased 15.2 per cent from $1.38 […]

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Homeless hidden in region’s towns

August 10, 2017 0

Many cannot comprehend the idea of not knowing where they will sleep tonight, but it is a stark reality for a growing number of people in the Great Southern. With Homelessness Week running until Sunday, […]

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Homeless helpers

August 10, 2017 0

The region’s homeless population and the services on offer to assist those sleeping rough are in the spotlight for WA’s Homelessness Week. Homelessness Week is an annual week between August 7 – 13 and aims to raise awareness of people […]