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Housing for all makes ‘good business sense’

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Homelessness takes many forms and has many causes: an abusive partner forces a mother and her children to flee to a refuge; a teenager couch surfs because his parents won’t accept that he is gay; a casual worker gets injured and is evicted for rent arrears; an older woman sleeps in her car after a marriage breakup leaves her destitute; an older man with a mental illness ends up on the streets. 

Yet despite its diverse manifestations, homelessness is a problem with one simple solution – a decent, safe, affordable home.  

To read the full article, please visit the Australian Pro Bono website.



Source:
Peter Mares, 2020, Probono Australia (https://probonoaustralia.com.au)

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