Rough sleeping in rural and regional Victoria

This project is investigating homelessness in rural and regional Victoria in order to improve the evidence base regarding rough sleeping.

The findings will inform new approaches to reducing rough sleeping in regional communities. The research will also consider the feasibility of transferring service models from metropolitan Melbourne to regional settings.

Start By 1 January 2011
Completed By 1 July 2011
Funding Department of Human Services (Victoria)
Outcomes A report prepared in 2011 for the Department of Human Services called 'Homelessness in Rural and Regional Victoria', is available from the Department.
Researcher(s) Chris Chamberlain, David MacKenzie (Swinburne University)
Program Community, Migration and Development