Being Homeless is a Choice

Homelessness Myth #2

People experience homelessness for many different reasons. Throughout Victoria the leading causes of homelessness are lack of affordable housing and rental properties (40%), escaping violence (35%*), and financial hardship (11%).
(*in our eastern region this figure is 48%)
* If you are experiencing family violence contact Safe Steps 1800 015 188 *
For support with accommodation and referrals to other services contact us on 9760 6400.

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