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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

 

 

Hidden but not forgotten - the Homelessness NSW conference is being held at the North Wollongong Novotel on 27-28 February. Click on the link for more details.

The AIHW released the 2018/19 Specialist Homelessness Service Program data today. Services in NSW are facing unsustainable demand. Click below to read our media...

The Homelessness Outreach Support Team (HOST) and Homelessness Assertive Response Team (HART) have become key elements of the assertive outreach (AO) response...

The Auditor-General for New South Wales has released a report on how FACS is contracting NGOs to deliver community services in the Permanency Support Program...

On 3 May 2019, Homelessness NSW made a submission responding to the issues papers released by the NSW Special Commission of Inquiry into the Drug ‘Ice’. You can...

On 29th March 2019, the three homelessness peaks (Domestic Violence NSW, Yfoundations and Homelessness NSW) made a submission to the Office of the Children’s...

Following a 13% increase in the 2019 February City of Sydney Street Count from February 2018, Homelessness NSW calls for action to address the inner city...

Homelessness NSW was pleased to be involved in work that assess the economic benefits of providing affordable housing in Sydney. The infographic below outlines...

Homelessness NSW is pleased to release its State Election Platform 2018-2019. This platform calls for: An Affordable Housing Strategy that includes the delivery...

The AIHW has today released the SHS Program data. NSW has three years of consistent data since the Going Home Staying Home Reforms which illustrates the high...

Homelessness NSW is proud to be involved in this National Report on Women on Temporary Visas. The Report surveyed homelessness services nationally during the...

Homelessness NSW has joined with the Property Council of Australia, the Sydney Business Chamber, the Committee for Sydney, CHIA NSW and Shelter NSW to put...

The NSW SHS Capability Framework is complete and on line for services to use! The framework provides tools that will support workforce development, learning and...

212,000 social housing properties needed in NSW over next 20 years: AHURI has today released a report identifying that NSW needs 212,000 new social housing...

In June 2018, the NSW Ombudsman’s Office released the More than Shelter Report [link to https://www.ombo.nsw.gov.au/news-and-publications/publications/reports...

NSW homelessness services have welcomed the focus on homelessness via the Filthy Rich and Homeless series but call for investment in affordable housing and...

Homelessness NSW is pleased to release its NSW State Election Platform This platform calls for: An Affordable Housing Strategy that includes the delivery of 5...

Click below for a joint statement from Homelessness NSW and other groups regarding this.

Homelessness NSW congratulates NSW Parliament on recognising Housing as a Human Right. Click here for more information. Please see below full Media Release.

The NSW Ombudsman today released a report on homeless children under 16. Homelessness NSW calls on the NSW Government to implement the recommendations. See...