Compact Living

2016 Census Data Released

Breaking the cycle of homelessness

Budget Funding a Good Start For Homeless

Nestd - Houses of the Future

A Current Affair took a closer look at the tiny home movement and our very own social enterprise, Nestd featured. Flat-pack housing offers a residence in a box – “the house of the future”.

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Rise in the Rate of Homelessness

The ABS today released the 2016 Census data, showing that 24,817 Victorians were counted as homeless in 2016

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$45m Commitment to ending homelessness

The Victorian Governments $45m plan includes Kids Under Cover's innovative Studio Program model.

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Budget Funding a Good Start For Homeless

Kids Under Cover welcomes additional provision for homelessness services

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Globally, kids leave home for the same reasons

Globally, we are facing a serious issue with youth homelessness. Although the 1.8 billion young people aged 10-24 on our planet form a diverse group,

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High mortality rate for homeless young people

A new study from the US has shed light on the harsh toll of homelessness on youth. The research from the University of California, Berkeley,

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LGBT young people who become homeless face complex, ongoing obstacles

It’s a grave misconception that young people become homeless by choice. The issues that lead someone to become homeless are complex and varied. For at-risk

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Young Australians seek workplace giving

Young Australians want to for work for employers who offer workplace giving, according to new research conducted by the Social Impact Hub, in collaboration with the

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Waleed Aly- Beggars belief

On 28 March 2016 Waleed Aly delivered a compelling editorial on Channel Ten’s The Project slamming cuts to federal funding for community services programs. These cuts, Aly argued,

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Sleeping rough isn’t a lifestyle choice

As Kids Under Cover CEO Jo Swift says: “It’s a grave misconception young people become homeless by choice. The reality is vastly different: homelessness occurs

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Goodwill Bills brings benefits

Kids Under Cover is one of the charities of choice with Goodwill Bills, an initiative which allows you to donate money to your favourite cause

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Government supports prevention of youth homelessness

Funding allows longer-term planning Kids Under Cover today welcomed an unprecedented $3.39 million funding commitment over three years from the Victorian Government for early intervention

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