Hope Street CEO, Donna Bennett, was part of a panel discussion exploring the future of youth housing at the Council to Homeless Persons' event for Youth Homelessness Matters Day on Wednesday 21 April 2021.
Other panellists included:
- Wayne Merritt – General Manager Homelessness and Justice, Melbourne City Mission
- Rebecca Mullins – CEO, MyFoundations
- Kate Colvin – Policy and Communications Manager, Council to Homeless Persons and spokesperson for the Everybody's Home campaign
- Pam Barker – CEO, Yfoundations
Sherri Bruinhout, Executive Director, Housing Pathways and Outcomes, Homes Victoria, Department of Families Fairness and Housing launched the April edition of Parity magazine, the Council to Homeless Persons' national homelessness publication, at the event. The edition, co-sponsored by Hope Street, focuses on the future of youth housing and covers key issues in the provision of housing for young people who do not have a safe place to call home.
Hope Street has contributed several articles to this edition: