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Retrofitting, a response to lack of diversity: An analysis of the Home Modification and Maintenance Services funded under the Home and Community Care Program

Housing Futures: National Housing Conference, 26-28 October, 2005, Perth, Australia.

Author: Bridge, C., Gopalan, P.
Type: Conference Proceedings
Year: 2005


This paper highlights the major differences in Home and Community Care Program (HACC) funded home modification trends between Australian States, client age groups, clients indigenous status and explores possible explanations for variations. It also provides some feedback from selected New South Wales State Departments concerning the relevance of these findings to historical, current and planned policy implementation. Includes tables and charts.

Further Details

Author: Darby, Stewart, Flatau, Paul, Hafekost, Ian
Pages: 349-366
Volume: 2007
Publish Location: Perth Australia
Publisher: AHURI; Department of Housing & Works Western Australia
ISBN/ISSN: 0-9775498-0-1
Accession Number: October, 2011
Image: 1388814848ge & Gopalan_2005.pdf
Research Notes: Electronic copy updated 16/08/2013
Keywords: maintenancemodificationHACCAustralia
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