Posts

UNLOCK HOUSING – To address the WA Housing Crisis

Unlock housing. Service providers are being swamped by people who are sleeping rough pleading for accommodation.

To be safe and strong all people need a place to call home

Service providers are being swamped by people who are sleeping rough pleading for accommodation.

New report shows community supports action to end homelessness

A newly released survey Research Report on Community Views on Homelessness Perth, Western Australia  commissioned by The WA Alliance to End Homelessness in partnership with Shelter WA show people have increasing levels of compassion for those experiencing homelessness and want more action to address the issue.

Community views on homelessness

A newly released survey Research Report on Community Views on Homelessness Perth, Western Australia  commissioned by The WA Alliance to End Homelessness in partnership with Shelter WA show people have increasing levels of compassion for those experiencing homelessness and want more action to address the issue.

Moratorium critical to keeping people in their homes

With more people facing housing stress as a result of the pandemic, it was the best way to manage a very difficult situation.

Western Australia out in the cold when it comes to protecting rough sleepers

This Homelessness Week, Shelter WA CEO Michelle Mackenzie called is calling on the West Australian and Commonwealth Governments to match the efforts of leaders in Victoria and NSW to find immediate accommodation, service supports and pathways to permanent housing for people forced to live on the streets.

50 Lives 50 Homes: Housing First Response to Ending Homelessness

The 50 Lives program is a collective impact project with lead workers supporting clients from a range of organisations across Perth.

Comfort Food

From a commercial kitchen located within the George Burnett Leisure Centre in Karawara Joshua Serafini surveys the room.

Rent Hibernation: Reducing pressure on landlords and tenants

The COVID-19 crisis has brought to light the importance of having a home. Whist also highlighting the incredible financial stress felt by both indebted landlords and low to moderate-income renters.

Drinking Fountains on

In response to advice from the Department of Health, local WA councils are turning their drinking fountains back on.

MEDIA RELEASE: Let’s support each other through crisis

Shelter WA welcomes the announcement from the McGowan Government that they are exploring hotel rooms to accommodate people experiencing homelessness.

Turning off the Taps

Concerns raised about the impact of turning off taps in parks and reserves.

MEDIA RELEASE: Hotel doors opened to those who have no place to call home

Shelter WA welcomes the announcement from the McGowan Government that they are exploring hotel rooms to accommodate people experiencing homelessness.

Real Stories & Case Studies