ADVOCACY: Septic Tank health check

August 8th, 2023

  • Australia
  • General
  • Housing Design for Health
  • Overcrowding

Septic Tanks are an ongoing health and safety concern in the living environment. How long since your septic system has had a health check?   Overview Septic tanks are common…

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NEWS: NT Shelter speaks on ABC National News

June 30th, 2023

  • Australia
  • Government
  • Media
  • Overcrowding

NT Shelter speaks on ABC National News “One in every two houses in remote communities are severely overcrowded”   In May, Chief Executive Officer, Peter McMillan spoke to ABC National…

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INTERVIEW: NT Shelter interview Dr Simon Quilty

September 16th, 2022

  • Australia
  • Events
  • General
  • Media
  • Overcrowding
  • Research

NT Shelter interviews Dr Simon Quilty as a part of Homelessness Week 2022 (1-7 Aug). With over 20 years working in remote medicine in the NT, Dr Quilty regularly experiences…

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NEWS/DISCUSSION: ‘Cold Boxes’ affect health too

July 22nd, 2022

  • Australia
  • General
  • Media
  • Overcrowding
  • Research
  • Temperature Control

Recent radio segment discusses the negative affects of cold homes on people. Professor Emma Baker, head of the Australian Centre for Housing Research at the University of Adelaide is collecting…

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RESEARCH/RESPONSE: AHURI’S Report

March 30th, 2022

  • Australia
  • General
  • Government
  • Overcrowding
  • Research

AHURI in partnership with The Housing for Health Incubator and other collaborators released a 107 page report in November 2021, “Sustainable Indigenous housing in regional and remote Australia”. Read Time:…

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NEWS/ ADVOCACY: Remote Laundry Pilot Project Success!

March 8th, 2022

  • Australia
  • HLP2: Washing Clothes and Bedding
  • Media
  • Overcrowding

The projects’ success in reducing Scabies reminds us of the importance of ‘HLP2: Washing Clothes and Bedding’. Community members from Barunga and up to 30km’s away come to use the…

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