Homelessness still needs a national strategy
Tuesday, 29 August 2017, 8:54 am
Press Release: Lifewise
Lifewise state that homelessness still needs a national
Social development agency Lifewise
commends Bill English’s acknowledgement of the Housing
First collective and its delivery of tangible results, and
states that the Government still needs a nationwide strategy
to tackle the problem.
Lifewise is one of five
Auckland based agencies, Affinity Services, Auckland City
Mission, LinkPeople and VisionWest, who are working as the
Housing First collective running a two-year demonstration
project to end homelessness for 472 chronically homeless
people (adults) in the Auckland region using the
internationally proven Housing First model.