If this payment does not continue, there will be a loss of $8M per year to homelessness services across Western Australia.
Service providers are being swamped by people who are sleeping rough pleading for accommodation.
Being homeless is no picnic
The Department of Health sought to gain a better understanding of the potential impacts on and opinions of industry, local government, other government agencies and members of the public associated with the management of public health risks in lodging houses.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare monthly data collected from specialist homelessness services around Australia.
This is the second of a planned series of FAQs that seeks to quickly provide succinct information and guidance on reducing the risk and spread of COVID-19 for those providing or working in accommodation settings.
Shelter WA has welcomed the rental relief package announced by the State Government today to support renters and landlords.
This document, the first in a series of planned FAQs, focuses on advice for homelessness services with shared or congregate living settings.
Annual Report provides information on the equity, effectiveness and efficiency of government services.