Forum to discuss Rotorua's homeless issue
A forum is being held at Rotorua District Council (RDC) this
week to discuss the issue of homelessness in Rotorua.
RDC Night Shelter coordinator, Amy Duckett, said the
Rotorua Community Night Shelter Trust is hosting the forum
to identify the level and scope of the homeless problem in
Rotorua and solutions to the problem.
will help establish what services are currently being
provided for homeless people in our community, identify any
gaps in those services and determine how those gaps could be
“By the end of the forum, the trust hopes
to identify a clear direction for future work and the
commitment of ongoing support from local
Mrs Duckett said invitations have
been extended to community groups and organisations that
have been identified as working with homeless people in
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