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Empowering community for a safer future

Empowering community for a safer future

September 20th, 2023 - Lisa Peterson

During the past few weeks I’ve been seen a ridiculous amount of commentary on what can only be described as safety concerns on the streets of Melbourne.


Homelessness Week – a weak proposition that borders on poverty porn

August 23rd, 2023 - Lisa Peterson

As a homelessness advocate, it would be easy for people to think that Homelessness Week would be a favourite week of mine, after all, it’s a week dedicated to something I’m deeply passionate about – homelessness.

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A few home truths about homelessness

June 21st, 2023 - Lisa Peterson

I have been a homelessness advocate for around nine years now. I have often complained that the homelessness sector fails to engage with those of us who have had a lived experience. 

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