Housing

19 Nov 2018

Home is Where the Health is: WAAMH Submission to Draft Accommodation and Support Strategy 2018-2025

WAAMH's submission makes 26 recommendations to the Mental Health Commission's draft Accommodation and Support Strategy.

29 Jan 2018

Draft MHC Accommodation and Support Strategy

WAAMH is eagerly awaiting the release of the draft Accommodation and Support Strategy, which the WA Mental health Commission intends to release for consultation soon.

23 Jan 2018

The national picture of housing, homelessness & mental health

The National Mental Health Commission's report on the Perth workshop seeking state input to better understand the national picture of housing, homelessness and mental health

13 Feb 2017

WAAMH Submission on Seniors Housing Strategy

This submission is a response to the Housing Authority’s Seniors Housing Strategy Discussion Paper, dated November 2016. We highlight housing issues for older people with mental health issues that are not adequately addressed in the Discussion Paper.

19 Feb 2016

Media Release - Public housing rents must not increase

WAAMH, together with WA mental health services and carer support organisation, HelpingMinds, call upon the state government to reverse the recently announced changes that will increase rents for 77 percent of public housing tenants, and further disadvantage people with mental illness, their families and carers.

16 Dec 2014

WAAMH Submission: Senate Inquiry into Housing Affordability

This document contains evidence gathered by WAAMH into the Australian Senate's Inquiry into Affordable Housing.

23 Aug 2011

Policy Brief - Three Strikes Policy

WAAMH's submission on the Department of Housing and Works' 'Disruptive Behaviour Management Strategy' and the 'Three Strikes' policy.