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 Homelessness Week

Homelessness Week is held annually in the first week of August. Homelessness Australia coordinates the week.

For 2016, the week is held from 1 – 7 August.

Stories and profiles

We've been sharing interviews with providers, who work on the frontline of homelessness support in Queensland. We're finding out what issues affect homelessness, and how we can help people survive homelessness with dignity.

Watch the videos below

How you can help

Join the conversation and listen to others—those that have overcome homelessness, and people who work tirelessly to help those facing homelessness.

Follow Homelessness Australia's Twitter and Facebook pages and share the conversation across your social media channels.

Use the hashtags #HomelessnessCounts and #DignityRightNow to join the conversation.

Visit Homelessness Australia's website to find more ways to get involved, from being an activist to donating your time, money or consumables.

Dignity First Fund

Are you a homelessness provider or social entrepreneur with a great idea for helping people survive homelessness with dignity? Funding is available under the Dignity First Fund. Find out how to apply for a one-off grant to help fund your idea.

Last updated 08 August 2016    Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

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