Partnering for impact to reduce homelessness in Queensland

'Partnering for Impact' details the broad directions and initial actions to generate innovation and revitalisation in the Queensland Government's response to homelessness. The first step will implement 5-year service agreements for existing services. Then bring stakeholders to the table to develop a shared vision and program of work to implement our new way of partnering through a Queensland Homelessness Compact. Queensland statistics: In 2016-17, services assisted 41,438 people - 1 in 117 Queenslanders Older women (>55years) seeking homelessness assistance increased by 21% between 2011 and 2017 34% of people who access homelessness services are Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander