READ THE 2018-19 HANZA ANNUAL REPORT

The HANZA 2018-19 Annual Report has arrived! The report catalogues a year that has been characterized by both highlights and challenges; thankfully, on balance there have been more of the former than the latter! Highlights include the our submission to […]

HANZA DIRECTORS RECEIVE AWARD FOR HISTORY OF MELBOURNE COMMUNITY HOUSING GROUP

Here’s some excellent news: we’re delighted to announce that our very own Beris Campbell and Heather McKee were presented with awards at this year’s Victorian Community History Awards ceremony, held on Monday 14 October as part of History Week. The […]

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HOMESHARE NEWS — AUGUST 2019

Our latest newsletter features news about our submission to the Royal Commission on Aged Care Quality and Safety, the homeshare-centric story that ran in The Sunday Age and the Sydney Morning Herald recently (along with an update on that story!), […]

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“BETTER IN SO MANY WAYS”: HOMESHARE IN THE ‘SYDNEY MORNING HERALD’ AND ‘THE SUNDAY AGE’

This weekend’s issues of the Sydney Morning Herald and The Sunday Age both contained a lovely article by journalist Judith Ireland about homeshare, its benefits, and the calls from HANZA and The Australia Institute for surety of funding for homeshare […]

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A NEW ERA FOR HOMESHARE: READ HANZA’S SUBMISSION TO THE ROYAL COMMISSION INTO AGED CARE QUALITY AND SAFETY

This week, HANZA made a comprehensive submission to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety. Our submission lays out the ways in which HANZA believes homeshare can contribute to the improvement of aged care quality and safety in […]

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HOMESHARE WORLD CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS NOW AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD

Some belated news on the hugely successful 6th World Homeshare Congress, which took place earlier this year in Brussels. Our Australian delegation — comprising Home Share Melbourne coordinator Carla Raynes along with HANZA’s Beris Campbell — enjoyed and benefitted hugely […]

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‘ROOM FOR A STRANGER’: A HOMESHARE-BASED STORY AT THE SYDNEY WRITERS’ FESTIVAL

One of the most compelling aspects of homeshare is the stories it creates — stories of unexpected connections across generations, of cultural interchange and shared understanding, of support and friendship and love. In view of all this, you might argue […]

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HOMESHARE INTERNATIONAL TO PARTNER WITH SHARED LIVES PLUS

There’s some important news from our colleagues at Homeshare International, who announced this week that they are partnering with UK organization Shared Lives Plus. Shared Lives Plus is the UK’s leading network for the delivery of a variety of schemes […]

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AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY: JOIN HANZA’S COMMITTEE OF MANAGEMENT!

Homeshare Australia (HANZA Inc) is seeking to recruit a member to its Committee of Management. If you have a background in communications and marketing, we can offer you an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic organisation, sharing your skills and […]

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PLEASE HELP SUPPORT HOME SHARE MELBOURNE IN 2019!

The end of 2018 was busy for both HANZA and our new project Home Share Melbourne, and the start of 2019 hasn’t let up! Home Share Melbourne recently sent out an update to its supporters and those who’ve registered an […]