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February 8, 2020

‘Having to ask for somewhere to live, it’s difficult indeed’: Single, female, homeless. Australia’s shameful crisis

Older women are the fastest-growing cohort of homeless people in Australia today. And for many, it’s an unexpected life shock that tipped them into destitution. By Sharon […]
January 31, 2020

NDIS watchdog is fielding nearly 100 allegations of abuse or neglect a week

Exclusive: Disability advocate says figures from the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission ‘are truly awful and sickening’ NDIS providers admitted restraining people 6,000 times without proper […]
January 20, 2020

Morrison government set to announce NDIS overhaul

By Anthony Galloway January 20, 2020 — 12.00am Participants in the National Disability Insurance Scheme have suffered lengthy delays on decisions and uncertainty and distress caused by […]
December 17, 2019

Faces of Perth: Hundreds of jobs lost just in Armadale as business downturn bites

The economic data paints a bleak picture for businesses across Perth, but the statistics don’t tell the full story. WAtoday spoke to business owners at the […]
November 30, 2019

CAR PARK TRIAL FOR HOMELESS

• The designated site. MOBILE homeless service providers will be shepherded into one car park in East Perth after the city council adopted a 12-month trial […]
November 28, 2019

UNDA and Illuminance Solutions unite to advance digital literacy

21 Nov 2019 By therecord The University of Notre Dame Australia (UNDA) and Perth-based ICT consultancy Illuminance Solutions have joined forces and launched a joint-initiative designed […]
November 22, 2019

Government wants half of new refugees to be settled in ‘regional’ Australia by 2022

The Morrison government has set a target for 50 per cent of new refugees to settle in “regional” Australia by 2022 and will appoint a special […]
November 21, 2019

How $2000 helped a man living on Perth’s streets for six years get a job and home

The last 11 months for Robin Roebuck has been hard but a “life-changing helping hand from the public” means he’s no longer suicidal and now sees […]
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