Journal article

How does living in public housing affect women's employment?

Journal
Gender differences Social isolation Social security Women Employment Housing Australia
Description

Opportunities for training and volunteering can assist women living in public housing to enter or re-enter paid work. However, income-based rents, poor security and stigma associated with public housing may present significant obstacles to working. This Research and Policy Bulletin provides details of the key findings and policy implications from the completed AHURI research project 'Public housing and employment: challenges and strategies.'

 

Publication Details
Access Rights Type:
open
Issue:
143