Homelessness Week 1-7 August 2021

What is Homelessness Week?

In Australia there are over 116,000 people experiencing homelessness on any given night. Homelessness Week aims to raise awareness of the impact of homelessness on Australia via national and local community events, including providing information on the importance of housing as a solution and educating communities on how they can make a difference.

Contact your MP

Sample letter for services to contact their MP

Regional Services – Sample media release

Metro/Greater Sydney Services – Sample media release

The Case For Social Housing – Briefing (PDF)

Supporter Pack for Homelessness Week – including advice on contacting your MP

Other Campaigns

Make Airbnb, Stayz and Expedia pay their dues for contributing to the homelessness crisis in NSW

Show your support for bringing more funding to homelessness services by adding a 7.5% levy to short-term rental accommodation providers in NSW. Please sign and share our petition amongst your colleagues, friends and community.

Read More
Skip to content