Social housing legal responses to crime and anti-social behaviour: Impacts on vulnerable families

Social housing legal responses to crime and anti-social behaviour: Impacts on vulnerable families

18 June 2019

This report looks at how sanctions for misconduct in social housing unfairly disadvantage vulnerable families and people.

This report is published by the Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI).

It presents the findings of a study in to how laws to address misconduct in social housing affect four types of vulnerable people:

  • women affected by domestic violence
  • children
  • Indigenous persons
  • people affected by alcohol and other drugs.

The report highlights the inequitable impact on vulnerable populations.

Access the report via the AHURI website.

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