Outside In Research

Shaun Thurstans 2018, Education, Events, Homelessness, News and Media, Young People

Outside In: How the youth sector supports the school re-engagement of vulnerable children in Tasmania. This report explores the barriers to school access and participation that youth workers identify and considers the systemic changes required to ensure the greatest educational opportunity for vulnerable children. It is an extends from earlier pieces …

Rental Affordability Snapshot Tasmania 2018

Michelle Wisbey 2018, Homelessness, Housing

Download the 2018 Tasmanian Rental Affordability Snapshot Download the 2018 Australian Rental Affordability Snapshot View Rental Affordability Snapshots across Australia Download the Anglicare Tasmania media release Key findings There were 1245 private rentals advertised in Tasmania on 24-25 March, 2018 - this is a 9 per cent drop since 2017 ...

Youth Homelessness Matters Day 2018

Michelle Wisbey 2018, Child Protection, Homelessness, Housing, Opinion Pieces and Public Commentary, Uncategorized

Unsettling truth of Tasmanian child homelessness By SARC researcher Catherine Robinson Read the original article in The Mercury Youth Homelessness Matters Day, which is being acknowledged nationally this week, is an important recognition of the fact that homelessness is experienced by young people, as well as adults. What isn’t well understood ...

SARC’s 2018 Tasmanian state election Policy Position papers

Michelle Wisbey 2017, Child Protection, Cost of Living, Gambling, Homelessness, News and Media, Uncategorized, Young People

In March, Tasmanians will head to the polls. Ahead of this state election, SARC has been campaigning hard for three key areas of change: supporting our children and young people, removing poker machines from our communities, and affordable and appropriate housing for all. Below, you can read our Policy Position ...

Andrea Young and Lindsey Moffatt in Parity Magazine – ‘Housing related poverty and homelessness in Tasmania’

Meg Webb Blog, Homelessness, News and Media, Opinion Pieces and Public Commentary

Parity Magazine | July 2017 | Volume 30 - Issue 5 Download the article | Subscribe to Parity Anglicare Tasmania sponsored the July issue of Parity magazine, from the Council to Homeless Persons (Poverty and Homelessness: The Elephant in the Room, Volume 30 - Issue 5). This article, by Andrea Young from Shelter ...