Housing and homelessness

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Blueprint for the domestic and family violence response in NSW

Screenshot of the Blueprint for domestic and family violence responsive document

Mission Australia is an experienced provider of Domestic and Family Violence (DFV) services. We work across the whole DFV spectrum and provide early intervention and prevention, crisis accommodation and specialist services as well as sector advocacy. This is our submission to the NSW Domestic and Family Violence Blueprint For Reform.

Domestic Violence: Interventions for higher risk offenders

Screenshot of Domestic Violence: Interventions for higher risk offenders document

Mission Australia welcomes the NSW Government's commitment to preventing and responding to domestic and family violence. We support perpetrator programs to break the cycle of violence, alongside much needed services for women, children and other family members affected by domestic and family violence.

Mission Australia's position statement on families and children

Cover image of Mission Australia's position statement on families and children

Mission Australia supports families to raise strong, healthy, and resilient children, enabling them to get the best possible start in life and equitable opportunities later in life. Our integrated service model aims to draw together services in a client centred approach, reflective of individual family circumstances and needs.

National Housing Stress hotspots

Screenshot of National Housing Stress hotspots document

Visual snapshots to support Mission Australia’s new analysis (March , 2014) showing pockets of extreme housing stress popping up across the country.

Housing and homelessness hotspots in NSW

Screenshot of Housing and homelessness hotspots in NSW document

Visual snapshots to support Mission Australia’s submission to the NSW Legislative Council Select Committee on Social, Public and Affordable Housing – calling for urgent action to address the affordable housing crisis.

National Commission of Audit (Housing) - November 2013

Screenshot of National Commission of Audit (Housing)

Mission Australia Housing submission to the National Commission of Audit.

Resource Regional Allocation Model (RAM) for Specialist Homeless Services - August 2013

Screenshot of Resource Regional Allocation Model document

In this paper, Mission Australia comment on the overall intent of the resource allocation, as well as the impacts of adopting the methodology described and to put forward suggestions for ways to improve the methodology to better reflect the needs of people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

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