Why are First Nations people forced to beg for something as fundamental as a home, on their own country, so they can keep their families safe?
The Executive Officer of National Shelter Adrian Pisarski was the special guest speaker this year. In his Zoom presentation he announced the formation of “a historic coalition of community organisations” who are coming together to push for an investment in social housing.
Recently while walking down one of the cities many streets Gordon spotted a family member who was homeless. This chance meeting would solidify his work to this day.
The COVID-19 Taskforce on Homelessness has been reformed with the intention of streamlining processes and further targeting work.
Shelter WA went to advocate for increased investment in social and affordable housing and homelessness services, with a particular focus on the Aboriginal community housing sector.