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Homelessness inquiry begins public hearings

November 21st, 2019 — News

This Friday 22 November 2019, the Legislative Council’s Legal and Social Issues Committee will commence public hearings for its inquiry into homelessness in Victoria.

The first public hearing will be held in the Legislative Council Committee Room at Parliament House from 9:30 am to 4:15 pm. The hearing will be broadcast live on the Victorian Parliament’s website, enabling people across the state to view the discussions.

Presenting at this hearing will be the peak body representing organisations in Victoria seeking to end homelessness, the Council for Homeless Persons. Also presenting will be a range of organisations that have firsthand experience responding to homelessness, including Sacred Heart Mission, Launch Housing, the Salvation Army and Aboriginal Housing Victoria.

Read more, here.

For updates on the other public inquiries being conducted by the Legislative Council’s Legal and Social Issues Committee, go to its website, here.

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