Sector, community and government conversation on the impact of Covid-19 on homelessness
Monday 3rd August 2020
Shelter WA in partnership with the WA Alliance to End Homelessness hosted this timely event.
An overview of the COVID-19 People at Risk of or Experiencing Homelessness Taskforce, scenario planning and what this means for the Western Australian Homelessness Strategy and services was provided by Tiffany Allen Acting/Executive Director Aboriginal Outcomes, Department of Communities.
Professor David Gilchrist from UWA facilitated a panel discussion between taskforce members, government and industry which reflected on the current and projected impact of COVID on the community and the homelessness situation, what they are seeing on the ground and what this means for service provision moving forward.