Person

Elizabeth Grant

Report

Housing and Indigenous disability: lived experiences of housing and community infrastructure

This study investigated the interconnections between housing, community infrastructure and quality of life for Indigenous people living with disability.
Discussion paper

Housing and Indigenous people living with a disability: lived experiences of housing and community infrastructure

This project examines access to appropriate housing for Indigenous people with a disability living in stage one areas of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales. The condition and location of housing and the availability and suitability of housing...
Journal article

"Pack 'em, rack 'em and stack 'em": the appropriateness of the use and reuse of shipping containers for prison accommodation

Abstract: Shipping containers are gaining increasing recognition for their apparent durability, adaptability, light weight, ‘low cost ’and ease of stacking, spurring a trend that has resulted in shipping container sculpture, homes, housing, hotels, and museums. The use of prefabricated, pre-manufactured and prototype building methods for...
Report

Remote Indigenous housing procurement and post-occupancy outcomes: a comparative study

The project found that the way contracts for procurement are designed can play an important role in enhancing or creating positive social and economic outcomes (such as employment, education and community capacity building) as part of the construction process. By contrast, mainstream housing procurement contracts...