Monthly Archives: July 2016

LIVING AFFORDABLY: PROJECTS AND PRACTITIONERS DELIVERING ON THE CHALLENGE OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING.

**Event 4th August 2016 – Held by the Planning Institute of Australia in conjunction with Community Housing Industry of Victoria** 2pm – 5pm, Russell Kennedy Lawyers Level 12, 469 LaTrobe Street Melbourne PIA member $45, $60 for non-members   Presenters: Jack Panton, acting CEO of Port Phillip Housing Association – a PowerHousing Australia member organisation […]

HILDA Report Reveals ‘Painful Realities’ of Australian Life

  Author: Wendy Williams. Australia is facing a growing wealth divide between the young and the old, with expectations that by next year less than half of all adults will be able to own their own homes, according to a new report. The annual, Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) survey, collected by […]

Donation to help the hungry

Author:  Emma D’Agostino @amassedmedia 20 Jul 2016, 12:22 p.m. RELATED: Thriving city’s housing shortfall One hundred or more people in our community are forced to sleep rough, according to Haven; Home, Safe. A donation of 1100 cans of soup by Jenny’s Early Learning Centres in Bendigo will help provide a warm, nourishing meal to those […]

Thriving city’s housing shortfall

Author: Jason Walls @jas_walls 18 Jul 2016, 12:14 p.m. Haven; Home, Safe chief executive Ken Marchingo says there are limited options for people who suddenly find themselves homeless in Bendigo. Haven; Home, Safe chief executive Ken Marchingo says there are limited options for people who suddenly find themselves homeless in Bendigo. Diana Allie knows how […]

Amusement day holiday fun for all

Author: Harrison Vesey @harrisonvesey 14 Jul 2016, 5 p.m. HUNDREDS of children from low-income homes in western Sydney were treated to a school holiday extravaganza at Blacktown International Sportspark yesterday. The family fun day featured special guests from the GWS Giants and entertainment included bubble soccer, tug-o-war, AFL and hip hop dance workshops. Mission Australia […]