Resettlement plans for large infrastructure projects don't always go according to plan.
The difficulties for people facing housing disadvantage don't end as soon as their situation improves. They are at higher risk of poorer mental health years or even decades later.
Having quality housing matters. What's standing in the way of ensuring every Australian has housing that meets basic comfort and health standards? And how can we overcome these problems?
A survey of food bank users found nearly 60% couldn't afford to adequately heat their homes.