News: Societal wellbeing
Social housing has been home to many Australians over its 80+ year history.
People travelling into Australia will now have to self-isolate for 14 days – one of a range of measures announced at the weekend by Prime Minister Scott Morrison, with the aim of slowing the spread of the coronavirus and easing the stress on hospital beds.
Economics researchers at the University of Adelaide are urging politicians to address the issue of the Newstart Allowance with maturity and consider increasing it by as much as $120 per week.
Enhancing information flows and strengthening communication systems for use during emergencies can save lives, according to researchers at the University of Adelaide.
About 5.6% of Australian defence veterans could end up homeless.
Grandparents grieve for their child and their stillborn grandchild, a grief we need to acknowledge.
The damaging effects of housing disadvantage on people’s mental health can persist even years after their housing situation improves.
The medevac law was passed to streamline the process for emergency medical evacuation of refugees from Manus Island and Nauru.
Investigating how biodiverse green urban spaces benefit cities and societies.