Social services groups call on Government to provide certainty around funding for homelessness programs - Simon Santow and Rachael Brown for ABC News

Found in: News

Former homeless man Danny 

Photo: Former homeless Melburnian Danny says state and federal programs have helped him find secure housing. (ABC/Rachael Brown)

The Federal Government has been accused of not being serious about tackling the problem of homelessness.
 
Sixty organisations have signed a joint letter urging Social Services Minister Scott Morrison to give the sector some certainty, with $115 million in federal funding due to run out by the middle of the year.
 
Homelessness Australia chief executive Glenda Stevens warned that, without certainty, clients and workers would be anxious and "homelessness services hamstrung".
 
Please follow this link to view full article.

 

View our workshops

Latest News

Latest News View all/RSS

Coronavirus update 1 Apr 2020 - Travel Restrictions & Transperth Service Reduction

Centrecare recognises that there is a great...

Coronavirus update 26 Mar 2020 - Client Update

The wellbeing of our clients is, and always has...

View All News