Network of ‘spare rooms’ to help domestic abuse victims grows

A Brisbane-based charity wants to grow an Australia-wide network of spare rooms in private homes to help people escape domestic problems before they explode into violence. Safe Haven Community began operating in Brisbane in September 2017 and already has 150 “spare rooms” volunteered around south-east Queensland. Advertising worker Paul Ferry spoke at a disappointingly [...]

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ABC Brisbane interview with Katherine Feeney

ABC's Katherine Feeney interviews Paul Ferry and Melly about Safe Haven Community For assistance in finding or registering a room, call 18 000 HAVEN (1800 042 836)   Australia has a critical shortage of suitable and available accommodation for people at risk of domestic abuse or homelessness… [...]

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