Speaker

Megan Lawrance

Chief Executive Officer, Many Rivers Regional Housing

 Megan Lawrance

Megan Lawrance is the CEO of a leading Aboriginal Community Housing Provider, Many Rivers Regional Housing. Megan’s career has centred on the delivery of services for vulnerable people, leading both health and social services. She is passionate about the pivotal role stable and quality housing plays in Aboriginal wellbeing. Her PhD research explores the importance of organisational partnerships for achieving health outcomes. Many Rivers seeks to improve Aboriginal wellbeing through housing, partnerships and community development. Many Rivers provides property management services using a culturally safe, trauma-informed model of delivery. Their tenant-focused services are shaped by the social reality of each tenant.

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Thursday 29 August 2019
3.30pm – 5.00pm

Minor concurrent session

Mental health and housing

A research-driven presentation from Mind Australia and AHURI on the interplay between mental health and outcomes in housing will be followed by presentations looking at the impact of trauma on ... view