Welcome to the WA Housing Hub!
The WA Housing Hub is an innovative online engagement platform designed to foster information sharing, generate discussion and promote collaboration and partnerships throughout the housing community. It also includes an online directory of housing and homelessness services and supports across WA to assist housing consumers and housing practitioners.
The Halal Food Bank Project
The cost of housing, the unpredictability of the job market as well as personal and social issues are putting many of us at risk of homelessness and poverty.Living costs for Western Australians are continuing to escalate and service agencies, that provide support to help others pay bills and buy groceries, are often stretched. It’s no surprise that Western Australia’s Muslim community members are among those of us who need a helping hand from time-to-time with services, including food supplies.
Australia at risk of developing slums, housing researchers warn, in study of poor-quality dwellings
Researchers have warned Australia risks slipping back into an era of slum housing, with new data revealing almost 1 million Australians are living in poor-quality housing.
Associate Professor Emma Baker, of Adelaide University, said their data in the Poor Housing Quality: Prevalence and Health Effects report indicated there was an under-acknowledged group of Australians whose health was being affected by poor dwellings.