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June 30, 2020

‘A smile means more to me than a dollar’: St Georges Terrace stalwart bids farewell to life on the streets

The signs are always the same. A positive message of hope in bold, colourful letters, written on a small cardboard cutout and left to rest on […]
June 25, 2020

Social housing with zero running costs: Is this WA’s boldest COVID-19 jobs plan?

Stephen King was running an insulation company in Perth 18 months ago when he got the call that would make him a poorer yet happier man. […]
June 23, 2020

Ex-prisoner says more services needed in Western Australia’s prisons to reduce recidivism

Ex-prisoner says more services needed in Western Australia’s prisons to reduce recidivism ABC Mid West & Wheatbelt  /  By Laura Meachim Posted 3hhours ago The last time Wesley Ford […]
June 18, 2020

‘Tick-a-box approach’: fears Australia’s efforts to tackle modern slavery risk being derailed

Business-dominated expert advisory panel excludes groups helping at-risk workers  Kristina Keneally says ‘not a single appointment has been made from those who are working directly with […]
May 29, 2020

‘It sucks’: homeless Victorians asked to help pay for lockdown hotels

Rough sleepers in NSW haven’t been asked to contribute to cost of emergency housing Matilda Boseley and Luke Henriques-Gomes Thu 28 May 2020 11.49 AESTLast modified on Thu 28 […]
May 28, 2020

PASTORAL WORKER – PERMANENT PART TIME (0.40 FTE) THE MINISTRY WITH DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING PEOPLE

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY – PASTORAL WORKER – PERMANENT PART TIME (0.40 FTE) THE MINISTRY WITH DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING PEOPLE The Catholic Archdiocese of Perth, Ministry […]
May 25, 2020

‘Really struggling’: Covid-19 puts Australian charities at risk just when they are needed most

‘Really struggling’: Covid-19 puts Australian charities at risk just when they are needed most Many have been unable to carry out their face-to-face work, and donations […]
May 7, 2020

Why building housing infrastructure after the pandemic can benefit Australia

The evidence for government investment in social housing   Last updated 6 May 2020 With Australian Government Treasury analysis predicting that Australia will record an unemployment rate of […]
May 4, 2020

Rough sleepers in Perth hotels face uncertain future as WA flattens the curve

By Marta Pascual Juanola May 2, 2020 — 7.12am The future of nearly 30 rough sleepers housed in a five-star Perth hotel remains uncertain, with the state […]
April 30, 2020

Ten thousand meals to help Fremantle homeless and poverty stricken

By Amanda Murthy The effects on an on-going pandemic, means tough times for everyone. But thanks to St Pat’s Community Support Centre (St Patrick’s) in Fremantle, […]
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