Pre-Budget Submission 2019 – invest to solve housing crisis for people with disability

PWDA, with the Summer Foundation, National Shelter, and the Australian Network for Universal Housing Design, have developed a package to address the housing crisis for many people with disability.Drawings of different houses. Text says: We need affordable and accessible homes. People with disability want the Federal Government to invest $2.7 billion to solve our housing crisis

The package includes measures to make more homes accessible, to increase the supply of affordable and social housing, and reform the Specialist Disability Accommodation funding in the NDIS. People with disability are being forced into group homes and aged care, can’t find an accessible place to live, and are struggling to afford a home. Each of the measures in this package will work to solve these problems.

Media release: People with disability want budget investment of $2.7 billion to solve housing crisis

Download the full pre-Budget submission: Word or PDF