Martin Thomas is the general manager of social advocacy and public affairs. In this interview with the ACL’s Katherine Spackman he talks about the need for the National Partnership Agreement on Homelessness, which is due to end at the end of June, to be extended for another five years.
The federal election campaign has raised issues like marriage, paid parental leave, cracking down on people smugglers, and managing the federal budget. What there fails to have been is a serious discussion on the state of poverty and homelessness across our nation.
Toby Hall is the CEO of Mission Australia. In this interview with the ACL’s Katherine Spackman he talks about Mission Australia’s election statement and particularly in relation to welfare reform and homelessness.
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