Healthy Housing Workers Program

Category: Policy/Strategy
Sub Category:Policy/Strategy
Location:New South Wales, Australia
Summary Information:
The Healthy Housing Worker Program in far west NSW was developed to address the
difficulty of providing sustainable and efficient housing maintenance programs in
remote Aboriginal communities.The Healthy Housing Worker program provides a
framework to build capacity through local Aboriginal personnel developing a range of
skills in property maintenance and environmental health. (Balding, Graham and Burke, 2005).

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Murdi Paaki Region 'Installation of Air Cooling Units' Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA)
  • Ivanhoe 'Air Cooling' Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA)
  • Organisation
  • Murdi Paaki Regional Housing Corporation

  • References

    Article
    Bill Balding, Bruce Graham and Hugh Burke (2005) Home-grown solutions for healthier homes: The Healthy Housing Worker program in far west NSW

    Glossary

    Policy/Strategy