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The new 24/7 State-wide telephone line for people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness to seek accommodation and support has been opened by the NSW Department of Family and Community Services.

CALL  1800 152 152

 

 

In anticipation of the broadcast of Filthy Rich and Homeless on SBS Homelessness Australia has released a statement on current issues and ways to address homele...

Since 2011 rough sleeping in Sydney has increased by 28%. The February 2017 City of Sydney Street Count found that there were 433 people sleeping rough. At the...

The NSW Budget has missed an opportunity to invest record stamp duty revenue into long term policies that will reduce housing costs for a generation of NSW rent...

The NSW Government could end homelessness using the $4.5 billion surplus gained from stamp duty. See media release below

The Premier’s housing package will not fully address housing issues for many NSW families and needs more detail how will provide the 100,000 new affordable rent...

Peak housing and homelessness bodies in NSW today called for bipartisan agreement on a plan to fix the state’s housing crisis. The NSW Federation of Housing Ass...

Homelessness NSW conducted a series of meetings with Specialist Homelessness Services (SHS) between late April and early May 2017 in the four FACS Districts aff...

Homelessness NSW called for the NSW Government to step in with real action to address the urgent need for social housing and affordable rentals. See below for f...

Independent Pricing And Regulatory Tribunal recognise need for investment in social housing. See below for Homelessness NSW media release on this.

See below the Homelessness Australia Position Paper on the urgent need for a National Homelessness Strategy.

The NSW Government has announced the Social Housing Management Transfer Program which will transfer 18,000 public housing properties to community housing provid...

Young people worried about housing. On youth homelessness Matters Day Homelessness NSW highlights the lack of affordable housing for young people at risk of or...

In submissions to the Commission’s six draft District Plans, the NSW Federation of Housing Associations and Homelessness NSW welcomed the Commission’s recogniti...

On 1 March 2017, Homelessness NSW made a submission to the Greater Sydney Commission's Draft District Plans. Homelessness NSW is supportive of The Greater Sydne...

In April 2016, Homelessness NSW produced a report into the New South Wales Temporary Accommodation Program (TA Program) and ways in which it could be improved....

Homelessness NSW welcomes NSW Government announcement on homeless veterans but far more required.

The Sydney Women’s Homeless Alliance (SWHA) received a grant from the Mercy Foundation to explore whether small studio accommodation was suitable for older wome...

Homelessness NSW has recently made a submission to the IPART’s review of rent models for social and affordable housing. The review is considering changes to the...

Data released today by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) has confirmed the unprecedented demand faced by Specialist Homelessness Services (S...

Homelessness peaks in NSW have welcomed today's announcement by the Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull of a one-year extension of the National Partnership on Homel...