Homeshare on ABC’s Lateline

  Thank you to Lateline for its wonderful insight into the benefits of homesharing. It ticks the boxes on so many levels: increasing options for older people and people with a disability, intergenerational understanding, affordable accommodation, providing companionship and maintaining […]



In the first edition of HANZA News for 2016 we discuss the outcomes of our Planning Day held post-World Homeshare Congress, including our revised objectives and new sub-committees. We also feature the new Homeshare trial in NSW and research mapping […]

Homeshare Congress tackling intergenerational challenges

We were thrilled to see this article about the recent World Homeshare Congress featured in COTA’s member magazine ONECOTA.


A clever match

Homeshare coordinator Belinda Bannerman, facilitated the successful match of Rose, 85, and Olympia, 49, who have just celebrated their first year living together as part of a homesharing arrangement. Read more in Australian Ageing Agenda Community Care Review. Community-Care-Review-Homeshare-November


Community Connections featured in The Canberra Times

On the back of the World Homeshare Congress held in November 2015, The Canberra Times has featured Community Connections ACT match Melinda and Mary who travelled to Melbourne to share their story. You can read the article here.


4th World Homeshare Congress Review

The 4th World Homeshare Congress was held in November and was a great success. We have produced this Review of the Congress which we hope you will enjoy reading. You will also find most of the presentations, papers and video […]


Benefits of Homeshare discussed on ABC Canberra

In the lead-up to the 4th World Homeshare Congress in Melbourne, HANZA’s Beris Campbell spoke to ABC Canberra about the history of Homeshare in Australia, the programs operating in aged care and disability services in Victoria, WA and the ACT, […]


Homeshare featured in The Age

The Age recently featured Homeshare in the lead-up to the World Congress. The article discusses the many benefits of shared living and includes comments from HANZA Committee member Beris Campbell and Care Connect “match” Rose and Olympia. You can read […]



Catch up on all the latest news in the world of Homeshare. This edition features updates on Youth Action’s submission to the NSW government for the development of programs in that state; the Belonging Matters conference; disability Homeshare and the […]

Countdown to World Congress

With less than one month to go, the countdown to the largest World Homeshare Congress has begun. Now is the time to start preparing for your role at the Congress; what questions you would like to ask our panelists and […]