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Homelessness – what’s council doing about it?

In March, Hutt City Councillors will consider what actions Council will take towards ending homelessness in the city, as part of a wider homelessness strategy being developed together with groups and agencies working in...

Emotional start to homelessness debate

Homelessness lies below the radar in Lower Hutt with women and their children paying a particularly grim price, Hutt City Council’s Policy and Regulatory Committee meeting heard recently. Social service agencies, a...

Homelessness on the rise

The number of homeless families and individuals in Lower Hutt has increased significantly over the past 12 years, according to Hutt City Council research.

Homelessness can happen to anyone

In the mid-winter chill, a homeless family uses the Buick Street fountain in Petone to wash each morning and evening. Then there’s Nance and Tamati and their children whose landlord sold their rented home. The family...

The World’s Big Sleep Out

Homelessness is a real and urgent issue in our community - be a part of one of the 50 major sleep-out events happening globally.

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