Homelessness Exposed!

Homelessness Exposed: sharing the stories of people who have experienced homelessness is a photographic exhibition that aims to raise awareness of the changing face of homelessness, challenge negative stereotypes and promote the Connecting Home program.

People who have had experience of homelessness were given digital cameras and asked people to document their experiences of homelessness, drawing attention to both the negative challenges faced by people living out of bags and cars, couch surfing or in tents but also the positive aspects around support and what has sustained them.


Connecting home

Connecting Home supports young people, men, women and families who are homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness to: remain safely in their existing housing; find secure, stable housing; or sustain their accommodation once housed.

Contact

Phone:1800 048 310 (9am-4.30pm)

Email: [email protected]

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Connecting Home is delivered by the Connecting Home Consortium and is funded under the Specialist Homelessness Services program. It covers three key areas: Accommodation and support service, Youth homelessness and support service, Complex case homelessness support service.
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Program resources

Looking back

The first Homelessness Exposed: sharing the stories of people who have experienced homelessness was held at the Lismore’s Dragonfly Café during Homelessness Prevention Week 3-9 August 2015.

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Read the ABC Article here: https://www.abc.net.au/local/photos/2015/08/06/4287905.htm Listen to the ABC interview

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