ACT Council of Social Service Inc.

Justice | Equity | Social Inclusion | Reconciliation

Update, Issue 85, Spring 2018: Housing futures

Publication date: 
September 2018

The Spring 2018 journal offers information and perspectives around housing affordability in Canberra.

Contents include:

  • Editorial - By Susan Helyar, Director, ACTCOSS
  • People who rent deserve homes - Joel Dignam, Director, Better Renting
  • Housing must be accessible as well as affordable - Robert Altamore, Executive Officer, People With Disabilities ACT
  • Housing insecurity – the lived experience of the LGBTIQ+ community - Megan Jackson, Secretary, Diversity ACT Community Services
  • We are not there yet - Deb Pippen, Executive Officer,Tenants’ Union ACT Inc.
  • Meeting the needs of sole-parent families headed by women through a gender responsive approach to housing - YWCA Canberra
  • More than just a house – the role of support to have a home - Julie Evans, Manager, Quality and Reporting, Woden Community Service
  • Cohousing Canberra - SEE-Change
  • Changing the rules for renters - Alex White, UnionsACT
  • Leading Social Change.