‘I left with the kids and ended up homeless with them’: the nightmare of housing wait lists for people fleeing domestic violence

https://theconversation.com/i-left-with-the-kids-and-ended-up-homeless-with-them-the-nightmare-of-housing-wait-lists-for-people-fleeing-domestic-violence-187687

States’ Housing Step-Up No Substitute for Federal Action

New research by the ACOSS/UNSW Poverty and Inequality Partnership shows renters on low and modest incomes are in the grip of a housing pincer, especially in regional Australia, as surging rents and the Commonwealth’s neglect of social and affordable housing creates acute stress. The report notes that while some States have recently increased their investmentContinue reading “States’ Housing Step-Up No Substitute for Federal Action”

COVID-19 effects on housing and homelessness: The story to mid-2021

Read Professor Hal Pawson’s chapter for the AIHW biennial report on Australia’s Welfare. COVID-19 effects on housing and homelessness: The story to mid-2021 – Hal Pawson. “This analytical article highlights a number of direct and indirect effects COVID-19 has had on Australia’s housing system and individuals’ housing security. For the most part, the article’s focus isContinue reading “COVID-19 effects on housing and homelessness: The story to mid-2021”