Tag Archives: Housing

New issues paper on roles and responsibilities in housing and homelessness released

An issues paper entitled, Roles and responsibilities in housing and homelessness (PDF 930kb) has been added to the Reform of the Federation White Paper website. The issues paper, “traces the evolution of Commonwealth and State and Territory involvement in housing … Continue reading

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NSW government releases discussion paper on social housing

The New South Wales government has released the document, Social housing in NSW : a discussion paper for input and comment (PDF 1.2mb). The government’s “objective for the new social housing system is to provide a safety net for vulnerable … Continue reading

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Supporting People Payment by Results pilots evaluation report released

The UK Department for Communities and Local Government has published the report, Supporting People Payment by Results pilots. Final evaluation (PDF 440kb). “Supporting People services are non-statutory housing support services, commissioned by local authorities, to help vulnerable people, including older … Continue reading

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New report examines housing provision for people with disability

The Community Housing Federation of Australia (CHFA) have released the report, Providing housing for people with a disability (PDF 1.4MB). The report has four sections.The first two provide an overview of the [National Disability Insurance Scheme]NDIS landscape and the methodology … Continue reading

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AIHW releases report on housing assistance

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) has released the report, Housing assistance in Australia, 2014 (PDF 1.4MB). The report, “presents information on trends and issues in housing policy, housing affordability and housing assistance provided to populations with special … Continue reading

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Australian report regarding place disadvantage

The Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI) has released a final report, entitled, Living with place disadvantage: community, practice and policy (PDF 1.40mb).  The report noted that, “while most of the case study suburbs appeared to have seen considerable … Continue reading

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UK report on sharing services in the housing market.

HouseMark Business Intelligence has released a report entitled, Make, buy … or share? Sharing services (PDF 860kb). The report “examined the use of regional collaboration and shared services between housing associations, drawing on examples of existing practice and lessons learned from … Continue reading

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Australian report examines the impact of service provision, housing and labour market policy on homelessness

The Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute has published a final report entitled, The spatial dynamics of homelessness in Australia 2001 – 2011 (PDF 2.05mb).  “This research project will examine the impact of housing and labour market factors,  demographics and … Continue reading

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AHURI publishes report on housing and refugees in Australia

The Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI) has published the report, Refugees, housing and neighbourhoods in Australia (PDF 2.3mb). The report is the first of two reports from a study designed to research the following questions: “1. The housing … Continue reading

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AIHW releases report on housing assistance for Indigenous Australians

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) has released the report, Housing assistance for Indigenous Australians (PDF 1.4mb). The report, “provides information on support provided to Indigenous households through a range of housing assistance programs.”

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