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Exiting prison with complex needs: the role of housing assistance

This project investigates how housing assistance shapes the pathways of persons exiting prison with complex needs. It comprises analyses of linked administrative data mapping differently assisted persons’ post-release contacts with criminal justice and other agencies, interviews with stakeholders in NSW, Tasmania and Victoria, and the cost-benefit of housing assistance.

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Dr Chris Martin
Dr Chris Martin
Senior Research Fellow
Dr Ruth McCausland
Dr Rebecca Reeve
Prof Eileen Baldry
Prof Rob White
Prof Stuart Thomas

Funded by

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Australian Research Data Commons (ARDC)

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