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August 5, 2019

Homelessness was not on my vision board: How one man clawed his life back

Allan Connolly’s life was going according to plan. He and his wife Dawn had a lovely home in a wealthy Perth suburb. They were handling huge contracts […]
August 5, 2019

Cooking to combat homelessness as teens learn skills to keep them off the street

Brisbane teenager Raymond* was once living in a homeless shelter with little hope for the future — that was before he found the Good Grub Club. […]
July 22, 2019

Why Luke Howarth’s claims on homelessness in Australia get mixed verdicts

RMIT ABC Fact Check Updated 15 Jul 2019, 8:06am The claims Newly appointed Assistant Minister for Community Housing, Homelessness and Community Services Luke Howarth caused controversy last […]
July 17, 2019

UK’s renting millennials face homelessness crisis when they retire

Report finds at least 630,000 will be unable to afford private rents on their pension income. More than 600,000 members of so-called ‘Generation Rent’ are facing […]
July 11, 2019

Yes, homelessness in Perth is scary – but not for you

I feel for Tony Barlow, I really do. I feel for anyone trying to make a fist of retail in today’s economic climate. Homelessness can be […]
July 9, 2019

Community housing minister Luke Howarth wants a ‘positive spin’ on homelessness

Federal MP says government’s priority is emergency accommodation, a stance at odds with lord mayors who say lack of affordable housing fuelling crisis  Federal minister for […]
June 28, 2019

Narooma’s young and homeless forced to live in a tent in their popular sea-change town

PHOTO: Homeless couple Samantha and David have been looking for rental housing for more than two years. (ABC South East NSW: Vanessa Milton) By early June in Narooma […]
June 28, 2019

Left for dead: the makeshift family helping a homeless Perth man heal

Stuart Riddell is one of many who live on the streets of Perth’s eastern foothills. He has a long and complicated history with drugs, homelessness, rehab […]
June 13, 2019

Historic Order provides aid to homeless feeling the chill

The Order of Malta, a 900-year-old lay Order of the Catholic Church and a humanitarian aid organisation, has initiated a project to provide some comfort to […]
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