Rising rent forcing people into homelessness
Vacancy rates in Victoria are decreasing, putting pressure on people to find housing.
Currently, the housing crisis is at breaking point, with homeless services overwhelmed with people needing a place to stay.
The crisis has sparked an immediate call to action from the government, launch the 2022 Victorian Homelessness Election Platform, setting out a plan to end homelessness.
Produced By: Chelsea Miller
Featured In Story: Jenny Smith – CEO of Council Homeless Persons and Chair of Homelessness Australia
First aired on The Wire, Friday 30 September 2022