Tag Archive for: Rough Sleeping

International Snapshot – Dublin Simon Community

The service ensures that people experiencing rough sleeping are linked with other appropriate housing and health services to prevent further rough sleeping.

International Snapshot – Peter McVerry Trust

Since 2020, the charity has been responsible for 61 per cent of the services delivered under the National Housing First Implementation Plan.

Moorditj Mia (Strong Home)

The service is being delivered consistently with Housing First, and finding housing is the highest priority element of the caseworker; however, housing remains scarce in the midst of WA’s rental crisis.

Council Talks

Shelter’s CEO Michelle Mackenzie presented Mayor Zempilas with his pledge signed at last year’s Lord Mayoral Forum highlighting the five core strategic areas to end homelessness which formed the focus of discussions with the two peak bodies.

Talking to women about homelessness, Tasmania 2020

The health experiences of women experiencing homelessness are different to the experiences of people who live in a safe, secure home.

Homelessness and social housing need

New data shows that the number of people without a home in Western Australia, and the social housing needed to end homelessness, is an issue that spreads throughout the state across all metropolitan and rural federal electorates.

National Response Plan for Homeless People

Shelter WA was pleased to join over 70 organisations and individuals in partnership with the Western Australian Alliance to End Homelessness calling on the Federal Government to lead the development of a COVID-19 National Response Plan for Homeless People Sleeping Rough.

Community Sector Partnership Team – Taskforce on Homelessness Update

Chief Incident Controller Jason Beeley joined the Taskforce to update on the work of the State Welfare Incident Control Centre (SWICC).