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Affordable Housing Forum

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Yarraville Club Inc.

135 Stephen Street

Yarraville, VIC 3013

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HousingAIM; Affordable, Inclusive Maribyrnong is hosting an Affordable Housing Forum on Thursday 1 November (6 - 8 pm) for local residents of the Maribyrnong Local Government Area and surrounds and other interested community members.

Do you want to learn more about affordable housing - what is it, who is it for, and why is it important for our local community? Get inspired by projects and ideas as to how we can get more affordable housing in the western suburbs? Then this Forum is for you. All welcome.

Speakers include:

  • Catherine Deveny – writer, comedian, speaker, social commentator

  • Rob McGuaran – Urban Designer and Architect and Founding Director of award winning design studio MGS Architects

  • Sarah Toohey – Head of Strategy and Communication, Unison Housing;

  • Dr Heather Holst, Commissioner for Residential Tenancies and former Deputy CEO of Launch Housing

  • Kate Breen – Founder of HousingAIM and Director of Affordable Development Outcomes;

  • Launch Housing Lived Experience Advisory Group Member sharing their experience of homelessness and the important of safe, secure and affordable housing in their life.

Light refreshments from 5.45 pm.

Forum from 6 pm - 8 pm.

Attendee contribution of $10 payable at the door ($5 for students and free for concession card holders).

RSPV's sought for catering purposes so please register if you intend to come.

All welcome. Disability accessible.

To join HousingAIM go to https://www.facebook.com/groups/HousingAIM/

This event is supported by a City of Maribyrnong community grant, the Yarraville Club and Officeworks Maribyrnong.

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