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 […]

Early bird rego extended for World Congress

We’ve just received the exciting news that the Commonwealth Assistant Minister for Social Services, Senator the Hon Mitch Fifield has accepted HANZA’s invitation to officially open the World Congress on Thursday 5th November. Senator Fifield has responsibility for disabilities and […]


4th World Homeshare Congress

Successful Homeshare programs from around the globe are coming to Melbourne on 5th and 6th November 2015 for the 4th World Homeshare Congress. For the first time in World Homeshare Congress history, the event is taking place outside of Europe, […]


Homeshare International Newsletter – June 2015

Read all the latest Homeshare news from the UK and Europe in the June edition of Homeshare International’s newsletter. Click here.

Herald Sun meets Olympia and Rose

The Herald Sun is the latest media outlet to profile Homeshare, recently talking to Olympia and Rose who have been matched through Care Connect in Melbourne. Read more about their arrangement by clicking here.


ABC 702 Sydney profiles Homeshare

When 89-year-old Melbourne grandmother Barbara started falling over in her home, because of hip problems, she knew her days of living alone were over. But an innovative homesharing program in Victoria that matches young people with older people put her […]


Homeshare featured in Domain

Fairfax real estate supplement Domain has profiled three Homeshare programs run by Wesley Mission Victoria, UnitingCare lifeAssist and Care Connect. The article discusses how the programs are designed to mutually benefit those involved, helping to bridge the gap between independent […]


New Homeshare program launch

One of the new Homeshare programs funded by the Victorian Dept. of Health launched its service in May 2014 with much fanfare and excitement. “A great new opportunity now exists in Melbourne’s east for people over 65 or with a disability […]