Introducing the inaugural Victorian Homelessness Media Awards

The October 2019 conference was a particularly special one. In addition to celebrating the Victorian Homelessness Awards, the 2019 conference featured the inaugural Victorian Homelessness Media Awards - awards designed to promote better journalism on homelessness by recognising responsive and respectful reporting on homelessness and related social issues. 

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Watch the awards 

Hosted by ABC Radio Melbourne's Jacinta Parsons, you can watch the full awards with the video below.


The 2019 Victorian Homelessness Achievement Awards

CHP was proud to present the Victorian Homelessness Achievement Awards an opportunity to celebrate the many exceptional workers, consumers and organisations within the specialist homelessness service system and the vital work that they do. Check out last year’s winners



The awards cover seven different categories (click through to make a nomination). These are: 

Excellence in Ending Homelessness – Children and families

Excellence in Ending Homelessness – Young people

Excellence in Ending Homelessness – Adults

Excellence in Ending Homelessness – Diverse groups

The Leading Practitioner Award

The Consumer Achievement Award

The Beth Thomson Lifetime Achievement Award


Watch the awards

Check out the video below to watch the award ceremony, hosted by comedian and political commentator Sammy J.


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