Census data shows Illawarra's rate of homelessness is double that of Australia

Natalie Croxon
Updated June 12 2023 - 10:46am, first published March 22 2023 - 5:15pm
Wollongong Homeless Hub chief executive officer Mandy Booker. File picture by Anna Warr.
Wollongong Homeless Hub chief executive officer Mandy Booker. File picture by Anna Warr.

The rate of people experiencing homelessness in the Illawarra is double that of the nation at large, newly released Census data shows.

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Natalie Croxon

Natalie Croxon

Journalist

Reporter at the Illawarra Mercury, mostly covering social affairs. Previously of the Bendigo Advertiser, Northern Daily Leader and Quirindi Advocate. Our Watch award winner.

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