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Information on homelessness in the Tamworth area.

TFSS helping homeless youth back on their feet

Read article on TFSS helping homelss youth back on their feet here!


1 in 5 in poverty

Article on a new report stating that nearly 1 in 5 children in the New England North West are living below the poverty line.

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Local students donate to those in need

McCarthy students donate to the Women's Refuge.

Read article about donations to the Women's Refuge here!


Story of hope for Homelessness

Ryan Garvey's inspiring story!

Read Ryan's story here


Coles donates surplus food to those in need

Article on the second bites program - Coles donating surplus bread and fruit to Tamworth Family Support Service.

Read article on second bite program here!


Rentals are too costly, report claims

Rental prices are too expensive for regional residents on welfare, a damning new report show.

Read report here!


New Reforms to Homelessness Services

Minister for Community Services stops by Tamworth to open the new specialist homelessness service.

Read the article on Minister Upton's visit here!


Waiting on Scarce Resources

Article on waiting lists for social housing in the Tamworth area published in the Northern Daily Leader on Saturday 21st February 2015.

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Boost for Homelessness Services

Government Reform that has seen a state wide boost in funding for Homelessness Services.  Article published in the Northern Daily Leader on Friday 13th February 2015.

Read article on boost for homelessness services


Hike For Homelessness 2014

The Hike for Homelessness is an event aimed at creating awareness for the issues surrounding homelessness.   It also aims to provide awareness around the changing service system for those that need to access specialist homelessness services (SHS).  

Read article on Hike for Homelessness


Tamworth Homelessness Connect 2014

An opportunity for homeless people, service providers and the community to work together to create solutions to homelessness!

Read article on Tamworth's Hidden Homeless!


Read article on Services Connect with Target Market!