The experience of homelessness can be defined in many different ways and stretches across many cohorts of people, including people living in crisis accommodation, rough sleeping or those in temporary housing. Being homeless can mean more than not having a roof over your head and is not just one typical experience. Every Australian deserves to have a home. Learn more about what it means to be homeless and how to prevent it below.
November 25, 2022
A new analysis shows that only three per cent of women fleeing family violence received the long term housing they needed for the 2020 and 2021 financial years.
October 11, 2022
The Board of Homelessness Australia (HA) is delighted to announce the appointment of Kate Colvin as its new CEO.
August 1, 2022
Australia can end homelessness within a decade under a practical and ambitious new plan designed to guide the Albanese government.
Homelessness Week is an annual event to raise awareness of the impact of homelessness in Australia via national and local community events, including providing information on the importance of housing as a solution and educating communities on how they can make a difference.
Homelessness Week 2022 took place from Monday 1 to Sunday 7 August.
Learn more about the 2022 event and check back for updates on Homelessness Week 2023.Find out more