The Retirement Housing Forum will be an opportunity for members to discuss the recommendations that have come out of the parliamentary inquiry into retirement housing. The forum will seek member input to start organising a campaign and lobbying strategy to ensure government make use their recommendations.
To see the full Parliamentary Enquiry click the link below
The 2016 HAAG Annual General Meeting took place on Thursday 17th Novemeber 2016 in the Hayden Raysmith room of Ross House, Melbourne.
The Commisioner for Senior Victorians lauched the report by HAAG and a coalition of community agencies "A Home for Life: Towards and Older Persons Housing Strategy", which calls on government to partner with community organisations and adopt recommendations to address the long term housing needs for older people...
As part of HAAG general meeting, HAAG is going to launch new HAL film- 'A new beginning: Four stories about finding a new home' at 10:30am, 18 Oct 2016 in the Hayden Raysmith room. All are welcome to attend.
This film collection seeks to highlight the circumstances that can lead to housing crisis and the impact the right solution has on people’s lives
As part of our campaign in the Homelessness Week 2016, HAAG members and staffs took to the streets of Melbourne to highlight the issue of hidden homelessness. Older women are the fastest growing group of homeless people; we are seeing a huge surge in the numbers of women accessing our service due to issues around poverty and housing affordability, and for this reason we call on the government to build more public housing. Thanks to everyone who braved the cold and wet of a wintery Melbourne day to support our cause.