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Chief Executive, Jenny Smith, delivers 1,000 ‘end homelessness’ postcards to the Premier in the lead-up to the 2014 State election, assisted by PESP members Danny and Jacqui.

Council to Homeless Persons (CHP) is committed to ending homelessness in Australia and believes homelessness requires a community-wide response.

As former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd wrote in the foreword to Australian government’s plan to address homelessness The Road Home: A National Approach to Reducing Homelessness:

‘In a country as prosperous as Australia, no one should be homeless….. Reducing homelessness is everyone’s responsibility. Australia’s efforts to reduce homelessness have to be urgent, as well as sustained.’

If you are passionate about ending homelessness in Victoria, there a number of ways you can advocate for change. Click on the links below and take action!




Current Campaigns

100,000 Homes is the campaign demanding that the government build 100,000 new, desperately needed affordable homes in order to alleviate the homelessness and housing crises in Australia  Sign the petition here.

End the Housing Crisis End the Housing Crisis is the online homebase for campaigns relating to housing and homelessness. 

Make your voice heard

Resources for visiting your State MP

Resources for visiting your Federal MP

7 Simple Ways Australians can help

Read our blog post: Homelessness How Australians help

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Consumer participation

Other advocacy opportunities

Become a CHP member