Tag Archive for: Gordon Cole

Shelter WA AGM 2022

An election was not held due to the immediate resignation of a board member after the voting process began. This had implications for the election where we originally had seven nominations for six vacancies.

Shelter WA AGM 2021

At the meeting there were five board members elected who join the existing members continuing their term.

Demand the Government gets serious about ending homelessness

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?

Shelter WA AGM 2020

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.

“The System is Broken”: Gordon Cole on Homelessness Week

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.

Homelessness Taskforce Reformed

The COVID-19 Taskforce on Homelessness has been reformed with the intention of streamlining processes and further targeting work.

Shelter WA in Canberra

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.