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Free room for ‘rent’: a report by The Australia Institute

A Discussion Paper by Canberra-based think tank The Australia Institute has found that successful Homeshare programs are at risk of being discontinued as the funding responsibility for aged care and disability services transition from the States to the Federal Government under […]


Homesharers fear funding shortfall

The ACT’s Community Connections Homeshare program has found it difficult to secure funding under the NDIS. Article via The Canberra Times.


Homeshare Australia News – April 2017

  In this edition of Homeshare Australia News: Homeshare Australia’s lobbying team takes the case for Homeshare to Canberra 5th World Homeshare Congress about to happen in Madrid Homeshare training delays pilot course to explore on-line learning Support for Homeshare […]

Homeshare is the perfect solution

What do these two have in common? A lot more than you would first think. Dianna and Piumika are Homesharers in lifeAssist’s Homeshare program and love living with each other. Homeshare matches people who want companionship and practical help to […]

Read the HANZA Inc. Annual Report 2015-2016

Excerpt from the President’s Report: HANZA committee members have worked tirelessly to achieve the spread of Homeshare. I have absolute confidence that Homeshare will soon be a household word with new programs starting up. In the words of HANZA’s Vision, […]


6th HANZA Inc. Annual Report

Download the HANZA Inc Annual Report 2015-16

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Homeshare Australia News – October 2016

In this edition of Homeshare Australia News: HANZA links up with AGEING ASIA ALLIANCE Support for Homeshare training A fresh start for Homeshare in NSW Making the case for Homeshare – a new report from The Australia Institute Homeshare workshop […]

UK Homeshare Report 2016

Homeshare has the potential to change the face of social care in the UK and this report evidences increased interest and growth in the sector. Learn more about Homeshare’s growth in this just released, informative and very readable report. Download […]


The June issue of HANZA News announces the ‘new look’ HANZA website – a new header, fresh photos and a new page reporting on the World Homeshare Congress, including a GALLERY of great photos! Also featured are the 10th anniversary […]


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 […]