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Homelessness

Children and young people who experience homelessness are particularly vulnerable.

It is vital that their views are heard and responded to in a practical way so programs and services that support their wellbeing can be improved and better targeted.


Reports

Reports

Literature Review – Homelessness in young people aged under 16 years

Literature Review – Children who are homeless with their family

The State of Western Australia's Children and Young People – Edition Two

Policy Briefs

Policy Briefs

Housing and homelessness: the impact on the wellbeing of WA children and young people

Developed from the Commissioner's 2014 Wellbeing Monitoring Framework

Submissions

Submissions

Submission to the Department of Housing, November 2009

Housing 2020: Future Directions for Affordable Housing

Submission to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Family Community Housing and Youth, August 2009

Inquiry into the principles and service standards for new homelessness legislation

Submission to the Minister for Housing and the Status of Women, July 2008

Why Way Home?: A New Approach to Homelessness

More Information

More Information

Media, Picturing homelessness: Perth teen uses photography to focus eyes on young people

ABC Online – 6 August 2015

Events

Events

Home is Where My Heart Is

Home Is Where My Heart provides young people who have experienced homelessness with an opportunity to express themselves and their views through photography.

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