Sharp rise in homelessness across NSW amid rental squeeze – NBN News

Sharp rise in homelessness across NSW amid rental squeeze – NBN News

Sharp rise in homelessness across NSW amid rental squeeze New South Wales’ worsening housing crisis has been laid bare in grim new statistics revealing the demand for homelessness services has more than doubled in many locations in the last nine years. The number of people seeking help for homelessness has risen across 58 of the state’s 128 local government areas in just the past year, according to an analysis of Australian Institute of Health and Welfare figures released by Homelessness …