Resource
Oct 10, 2014
Disability, NDIS, Policy Papers and Submissions
This is a final report by CHFA which examines the issues, challenges, and opportunities of providing housing for people with disability in the context of the roll out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

Resource
Aug 12, 2014
Policy Papers and Submissions
CHFA have recently made this submission to 'A New System for Better Employment and Social Outcomes: Interim Report of the Reference Group on Welfare Reform to the Minister for Social Services'. 
 

News
Nov 13, 2014
Renting, research
Griffith University
 
Renters lived experiences of renting are not often captured ‘en masse’ but a Griffith University research project aims to make sense of renters’ experience by enlisting the help of renters themselves.
 

Event
Nov 25, 2014
AHURI
The Australian population is ageing and the housing needs and preferences of the older generations are changing. Australia has an overall housing supply shortage and there is an expectation that older residents downsizing will help to partially resolve this issue.

News
Nov 05, 2014
NRAS
Department of Social Services (DSS)
The National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS) is an Australian Government initiative, working in partnership with the states and territories, to stimulate the supply of new affordable rental dwellings.

News
Nov 03, 2014
NRAS
Department of Social Services (DSS)

Amendments to the National Rental Affordability Scheme Regulations 2008 to improve the integrity and administration of NRAS were recently introduced.
 
Key aspects of the amendments include:

Event
Dec 04, 2014
AHURI, Housing research
The Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI) will be convening this half day event in Canberra on Thursday 4 December 2014.

News
Oct 31, 2014
Community Housing Federation of Australia (CHFA)
Most of you will have seen in recent media articles and press releases that the oft-touted Ministerial review of housing and homelessness is not going forward as had been anticipated.

News
Oct 23, 2014
homelessness
HomeGround Services
 
Are you interested in being part of a new social enterprise that is working toward ending homelessness in Melbourne? HomeGround Services has established a not for profit real estate agency that aims to increase affordable housing stock and generate income to boost their capacity to house people in need.
 

News
Oct 21, 2014
Affordable housing
Parliament of Australia
On 12 December 2013, the Senate referred an inquiry into affordable housing to the Senate Economics References Committee for inquiry and report by 26 June 2014.
 

News
Oct 21, 2014
Position vacant
Community Housing Ltd (CHL)
Community Housing Limited (CHL) Group of Companies is an innovative and best practice affordable housing organisation which assists access to, develops and manages affordable and sustainable housing for people in need. We are currently seeking a dedicated State Manager to join our SA team on full-time basis.

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