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Homelessness is ever changing. Here you can find articles, information and updates.

If you need urgent assistance, please call the Homeless Hotline on 1800 474 753 

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Christmas Meals and Activities

23 December 2020

If you are looking for places with Christmas meals or activities, download the flyer below for a list of upcoming events. 

Click here to download the flyer

Become a Community Connector

16 December 2020

In Annerley, Moorooka, Yeronga and surrounding suburbs.

We are looking for residents who are looking to make a meaningful contribution to their community. 

We want everyone living in our neighbourhood, including those experiencing housing insecurity and isolation to feel like valued members of our community. 

We'd like to invite you to find social connection and a sense of belonging by meeting others who'd like to help create a friendlier, more inclusive local community.

If interested, please contact: communityconnection@annerleybaptist.org.au

Click here to download the flyer

Lack of affordable housing blocks efforts to reduce rough sleeping

UQ News article, 21 July 2020

Lack of affordable housing blocks efforts to reduce rough sleeping
“A coordinated and housing-focused response has the capacity to end homelessness for some of the most vulnerable people who are sleeping rough on the street,” Dr Clarke.

In 2018/19, 92 per cent of the 167 people who accessed housing through Micah Projects' Street to Home program remained housed 12 months later.

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Call for HomeSeeker Package to end rough sleeping in Australia

News article, 28 July 2020

The homelessness sector has united to discuss the impacts, efforts and positive outcomes over the past 20 weeks in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and called on a ‘HomeSeeker Package’ to end rough sleeping homelessness in Australia for good.

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Hackathon to end homelessness

Blog post, 5 August 2020

Zeroseven and Micah Projects have lined up the collaboration to take place during Homelessness Week with the majority of the work being done in a two-day intensive hackathon type event starting Friday 7 August. 

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