This factsheet highlights the need to address the gaps created by the “problems-based”approach implemented by the Australian Government in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The final draft was presented to the Department of Communities, the co-design participants and other Sector representatives at a launch event in July 2020.
The 50 Lives program is a collective impact project with lead workers supporting clients from a range of organisations across Perth.
This rapid response taskforce includes Department of Communities staff and homelessness services representatives to provide a collaborative response. A number of working groups sit under this taskforce.
Shelter WA and the Western Australian Alliance to End Homelessness (WAAEH) are preparing a joint submission for the Inquiry into Homelessness in Australia.
As a first step towards implementation of the Strategy, the Department is embarking on a process to co-design how a No Wrong Door system will be realised.