Housing future communities /

Minor concurrent session

Homelessness
Wednesday 28 August 2019
3.30pm – 5.00pm

Sustaining tenancies in social housing

A series of short presentations, followed by Q&A, will explore initiatives and policy reform that support the tenancies of vulnerable households, whose complex needs often lead to instability and constant transition.


This session is sponsored by:
HousingFirst - web

Speakers

Presenter

Dr Chris Martin
Research Fellow, Cities Futures Research Centre, UNSW
Dr Chris Martin is a research fellow at City Futures Research Centre, UNSW Sydney, where he specialises in rental housing. His recent research investigates private rental sector institutions in Australia and internationally (the AHURI Inquiry in the Future of Priva... view
Annemaree Callander
CEO, Brisbane Youth Service
Annemaree Callander is the CEO of Brisbane Youth Service (BYS) which has been providing “New Futures for Young People” in Brisbane since 1977.  Brisbane Youth Service supports young people aged 12-25 and their accompanying children to find and maintain housin... view
Mark Morel
Peer Support Worker, Neami National
Mark Morel is employed by Neami National as a peer support worker. He was sleeping rough in Sydney from 2013 to 2016. Mark has been in this role since January 2018. His role covers two areas of homelessness in the Sydn... view
Christine Kanellakis
Executive General Manager Strategy and Business Development, Broadspectrum
Christine drives sustainable business growth through value creation strategies with a social impact. She is currently Executive General Manager Strategy and Business Development for the Defence and Social Infrastructure Sector of Broadspectrum. In this rol... view