Enews: Challenging Times and National Shelter’s Response

The National Organisation of Tenant Organisations (NATO), via the coordination of the Tenants Union of NSW (TUNSW), has been monitoring the roll out of the national moratorium on evictions. The National Cabinet passed the responsibility to states to implement the moratorium, which has seen a patchy range of measures differing in each state and implemented in some jurisdictions.

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2020-05-05T10:40:20+00:00May 5th, 2020|News, News, News, News, News and Advocacy, Newsletters|

Social Housing Acceleration and Renovation Program (SHARP)

At this difficult time the Government’s emergency measures to support businesses and workers will bring much-needed relief to many Australians. Equally, it’s imperative that we plan now for a government-driven stimulus program to kickstart our country’s post-crisis recovery. This will be vital in getting people back into jobs fast, and also in enhancing building company confidence to retain workers.

Read more about SHARP here.

Social Housing Acceleration and Renovation Program Media Release

Today, national housing and homelessness leaders have called for an immediate employment-boosting investment to expand Australia’s social housing by 30,000 homes as the country experiences a wave of job losses due to Covid-19.
 
National peak bodies, the Community Housing Industry Association (CHIA), Homelessness Australia, National Shelter, and the national housing campaign, Everybody’s Home have outlined a process

Enews: the Rental Affordability Index, AHURI Conference & More!

In conjunction with SGS Economics and Planning, the Brotherhood of St. Laurence, and Community Sector Banking, National Shelter has released the November 2019 Rental Affordability Index. This report was widely publicised and distributed across social media and major news outlets, such as SBS and ABC.

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2020-03-23T13:51:26+00:00March 23rd, 2020|News, News, News, News, News and Advocacy, Newsletters|

Enews: National Rental Affordability Index, National Shelter in WA & More!

The Parliamentary Friends of Affordable Housing and Reducing Homelessness has now been re-established in the 46th Parliament. Each Parliament needs to refresh or renew its friendship groups and we're pleased this one has been re-established with support from all major parties.

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2020-03-23T13:49:36+00:00March 23rd, 2020|News, News, News, News, News and Advocacy, Newsletters|