Housing, Homelessness and Mental Health: Towards Systems Change

AHURI Research Paper, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, November 2018

76 Pages Posted: 13 Dec 2018

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Nicola Brackertz

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)

Alex Wilkinson

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)

Jim Davison

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)

Date Written: November 29, 2018

Abstract

This research progresses the priority areas identified by the National Mental Health Commission and provides evidence about the systemic issues and policy levers to provide housing and services for people with lived experience with mental ill health.

Keywords: National Mental Health Commission, Homelessness, Affordable Housing, Social Housing, Community Housing, Public Housing, Precarious Housing, Early Intervention and Prevention, Tenancy Sustainment Programs, National Mental Health Service Planning Frame

JEL Classification: R31, I31, I38

Suggested Citation

Brackertz, Nicola and Wilkinson, Alex and Davison, Jim, Housing, Homelessness and Mental Health: Towards Systems Change (November 29, 2018). AHURI Research Paper, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, November 2018, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3292526

Nicola Brackertz (Contact Author)

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI) ( email )

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Alex Wilkinson

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI) ( email )

114 Flinders Street
Level 1
MELBOURNE, Victoria 3000
Australia

Jim Davison

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI) ( email )

114 Flinders Street
Level 1
MELBOURNE, Victoria 3000
Australia

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