An effective homelessness services system for older Australians

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Author(s): Charmaine Thredgold; Andrew Beer; Carole Zufferey; Andrew Peters; Angela Spinney
Description: This study investigated the issues affecting older Australians who are experiencing or facing homelessness including the capacity to access Specialist Homeless Services and other government supports, and potential ways to escape homelessness for older people. The research also considered appropriate, successful international practices for older people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Citation: Thredgold, C., Beer, A., Zufferey, C., Peters, A. and Spinney, A. (2019) An effective homelessness services system for older Australians, AHURI Final Report No. 322, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, https://www.ahuri.edu.au/research/final-reports/322, doi:10.18408/ahuri-3219301.
DOI: doi:10.18408/ahuri-3219301
Date published: 27 Nov 2019
Publication type: Final Report 322
Project title: An effective homelessness services system for older Australians (Project number: 32193)
Inquiry title: An effective homelessness services system (Inquiry number: 51190)
Inquiry reports: The supply of affordable private rental housing in Australian cities: short-term and longer-term changes (Final Report)
Published by: Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited
ISSN: 1834-7223
ISBN: 978-1-925334-86-9
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