Inside Housing – Shelter WA Newsletter. 23 October 2020

The fortnightly E Newsletter from Shelter WA – Inside Housing.

Lisa is on the move

Lisa has made a significant contribution to Shelter WA over the last two years.

Policy in the Pub: Housing and the Western Australian Economy

Join Cath Hart, Executive Director of HIA WA, to discuss the role of housing in economic recovery, the impacts of policy changes and the outlook for the Western Australian housing sector and economy.

Tent City Forum

As the mayoral candidates gathered amid a row of tents, they listened intently over the noise of peak-hour trains to the shared experiences of several residents.

Jobs Availability Snapshot 2020

This year has been particularly devastating for the jobs market. The COVID-19 pandemic and the economic shutdowns required to manage community transmission have resulted in a steep rise in unemployment and underemployment.

Inquiry into homelessness in Australia

The interim report presents the evidence received from the 196 submissions and a number of supplementary submissions, on COVID-19 and homelessness in Australia.

PhD Scholarships

The scholarship project will fill major research gaps by delivering new evidence on intergenerational housing wealth inequality.

Mayor’s pledge starts now

We are pleased that the strategy uses the levers available to government to create more diverse, climate appropriate housing choice within liveable, inclusive and connected communities.

WA Housing Strategy 2020-2030

We are pleased that the strategy uses the levers available to government to create more diverse, climate appropriate housing choice within liveable, inclusive and connected communities.

Thank You!

Thanks to the Beyond Bank Foundation and your very generous donations, Shelter WA will receive $1,880 from Double Donation Day.

Tender for Housing First Support Services

The Department of Communities has announced that the tender for the Housing First Support Services (HFSS) is live on Tenders WA.

Inside Housing – Shelter WA Newsletter. 9 October 2020

The fortnightly E Newsletter from Shelter WA – Inside Housing.

Budget: High-Level Overview

Shelter WA has put together this High-Level overview of some of the housing and homelessness provisions in the WA 2020-21 Budget Papers.

Lived Experience Engagement Framework

Seeking feedback on aspects of the ‘Lived Experience Engagement Framework’ prototype.

Budget: Investment in social housing and homelessness a positive start to recovery

Shelter WA congratulates the McGowan Government on its fourth budget. Having a safe and secure home and building the homes so nobody is left behind is critical not only to keeping everybody safe but to drive economic and social recovery.

Social Housing is the Missing Infrastructure

The government has not heeded calls from industry, community, unions and a choir of leading economists to build homes for people unable to access ownership or high market rents.