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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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