Tara is a lived experience consultant and a Hear Of My Experience HOME project advocate.
Tara is a former financial counselor, tenant advocate and credit conciliator having worked in NGO and government sectors who holds a Bachelor of Social Science Diploma of Mental Health and Diploma of Counselling. Tara is an ardent campaigner, utilising a human rights framework, for access to safe affordable sustainable secure housing for those experiencing homelessness and housing insecurity.
Tara is using her own experience of homelessness to promote the need for social and public housing policy reform to make having a home a human right not a privilege.
Tara’s greatest achievements are her four children and three grandchildren.