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Female, older and nowhere warm to call home

June 19, 2018 0

Anne and Mel are among an increasing demographic that is changing the face of homelessness. Both women are ‘rough sleepers’ and are older, alone and have experienced life circumstances, including violence, family breakdown, unemployment and health issues, that […]

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Tenancy reforms help women leave violence

June 6, 2018 0

Proposed NSW tenancy law reforms allowing domestic violence victims to end their tenancies immediately, has widespread support among politicians and domestic violence specialists. These changes mean that domestic violence victims will be able to terminate their tenancy without penalty and will prevent […]

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Wellington Homeless Women’s Trust Disappointed

May 24, 2018 0

The Wellington Homeless Women’s Trust marks five years of operation this May, but it is a milestone they are disappointed to be celebrating. “While it is a great achievement that the charity has been running […]

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Older Women’s Housing Program Tackles Growing Crisis

May 24, 2018 0

A new housing program hopes to help the increasing number of older women who find themselves living in unstable, highly overpriced or grossly inadequate housing, writes Jeanette Large, CEO of Women’s Property Initiatives. In recent […]