Some suggestions and ideas when you're planning a move as someone living with HIV.
The first early-warning bells sounded in January 2020, as mainstream news warned of an impending virus.
Share accommodation might be a cheaper way to manage rent, it comes with pros and cons.
Dealing with challenges of public and social housing when you need to move.
Finding yourself in a situation where you literally have nowhere to stay the night must be an upsetting and overwhelming feeling. For people living with HIV, this can be a frightening reality. Recently, SBS [...]
Life can sure throw some curve balls at you but as the saying goes, what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. That was certainly evident in my case. Over the past five years, I’ve [...]
Living in social housing can sometimes feel like a minefield when it comes to the behaviour of your fellow tenants. You may be a model tenant, mindful of others, music kept at a respectable [...]
Waiting times for assessing a social housing application, a change of circumstance, or a housing transfer have ballooned from weeks to months. Receiving a housing offer can take years even with priority approval. For [...]
Many years ago I visited a client in his home address. I had been told by other services that this particular gentleman was a serious hoarder. The morning of the visit I mentally prepared [...]
It might be issues with neighbours, or feeling judged, even being mistreated and discriminated against. Perhaps it’s a much needed maintenance issue that is repeatedly overlooked by your Housing Customer Service Officer. Or it [...]