This project reviews the management of access to social housing. Primarily conducted through qualitative techniques, but also including some quantitative analysis, the research includes:
Focusing primarily on New South Wales, Queensland and Tasmania, the study will yield enhanced understanding of what it means to be registered on a waiting list for an extended period.
In better informing policymaker understanding of applicant perspectives and circumstances, the research should lead to better experiences and outcomes for this population cohort – one that includes some of Australia’s most vulnerable households.
In addition to ARC funding, this collaborative project is also supported by: Shelter NSW, Anglicare Tasmania, Homelessness NSW, SGCH, MICAH Projects, QShelter, Wentworth Community Housing, Housing Plus, Community Housing Ltd.
For further information about the project, please contact Professor Hal Pawson.