Post release support the key to better housing outcome for people leaving institutional settings: report
A lack of integrated housing support is driving higher rates of inpatient care, increased need for substance use treatment and ongoing offending by people leaving institutional settings such as rehabilitation, out-of-home care and prison, new AHURI research finds.
New research for AHURI’s National Cities Research Program
AHURI is pleased to confirm two new projects have commenced as part of the National Cities Research Program, with a focus on urban climate change and the potential for First Nations people to benefit urban policy development.
Embracing alternative housing ideas to house our ageing population
New AHURI research, ‘Alternative housing models for precariously housed older Australians’, is exploring the potential of alternative housing models to increase the supply of affordable housing for older Australians and the role alternative financing schemes could play in expanding those options.
What new housing and urban policies can be expected from the incoming Federal Government?
As part of its 2022 Federal Election campaign, the Australian Labor Party (ALP) has made a number of election commitments to housing and homelessness issues across Australia.
First keynote speaker announced for National Homelessness Conference
In March 2022, the major Australian media organisation, Are Media, along with a coalition of women's sector groups, launched ‘Unhoused’, a pre-election advocacy campaign calling for increased funding to address a national crisis that sees 49,000 Australian women homeless.