The announcement by the Northern Territory Government to relinquish 44 remote communities back to the Commonwealth Government raises significant concerns for the wellbeing of residents in those communities. Read NT Shelter’s statement here.
Statement: Questions remain on future of remote housing delivery in the Northern Territory
The Federal Government’s homelessness funding structure is not meeting the demands of areas with highest needs, social support organisations have argued. ABC News Online Journalist:
The Northern Territory’s peak body for homelessness has questioned why the NT gets less federal funding than states like Western Australia, despite a more acute
We want to work with this Government to ensure affordable and social housing is a priority. We need housing as well as wrap-around supports. We