2014 Media Releases

25 November: Family violence pushed 18,000 women to homelessness services last year

24 November: Next state government must prevent kids leaving state care into homelessness, say community groups

8 October: Low income families crushed by rent in outer suburbs (download full league table of State electorates ranked by housing stress)

11 September: First introductory book on “homelessness in Australia” launched

9 September: Peak body tells Senate Inquiry of half a billion dollar black hole

8 August: New schools kit aims to bust homelessness myths

2 August 2014: ‘Train line of homelessness’ carving a path from inner-city electorates all the way to Dandenong and Frankston

14 May: Changes to dole will cause spike in youth homelessness

6 May: State budget response – praise for 4-year commitment to homelessness

9 April: Youth Homelessness Matters Day – CHP and YACVic launch YouTube video

2 April: More social housing means less homelessness, says peak

30 March: Dear Minister Andrews, please end the uncertainty on NPAH

11 March : Peak body warns of homelessness program closures in Victoria

13 January : A real plan to end rough sleeping in Victoria