AIHW Specialist homelessness services 2019-20: WA Factsheet

AIHW Specialist Homelessness Services 2019-20: WA Factsheet • 25,000 clients were assisted in WA—9 per cent of the national SHS population (290,500 total clients). Of WA clients:• 41 per cent were homeless on first presentation, lower than the national rate (43 per cent).• 9 in 10 (89 per cent) who were at risk of homelessness […]

Improving housing outcomes for young people leaving out-of-home care

The research found a distinct lack of transitional planning for young people leaving out-of-home care and that this exacerbates the fact that care leavers have few options.