Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Acknowledgments 
    • Abbreviations 
    • Symbols 
    • Summary 
  • Body section
    • Introduction
      • The policy framework for reducing homelessness
      • About the Specialist Homelessness Services Collection
      • About this report
    • Clients, services and outcomes
      • At a glance-trends over time
      • Characteristics of clients
      • Clients' needs for assistance and services provided
      • Support periods
      • Outcomes following support
    • Comparison of key client groups
      • Who are the key client groups?
      • Indigenous clients
      • Clients in regional and remote areas
      • Young people presenting alone
      • Older clients
      • Clients who have experienced domestic and family violence
      • Clients with a current mental health issue
      • Clients leaving care
      • Clients exiting custodial arrangements
      • Children on a care and protection order
    • Clients with a disability
      • Measuring disability in the SHSC
      • Clients who require assistance for a disability
    • Unmet demand for specialist homelessness services
      • Unassisted requests for assistance
      • Unmet need for services
  • End matter
    • Appendix A: 2013-14 Specialist homelessness services collection data quality statement 
    • Appendix B: Data derivations for 2013-14 SHSC 
    • References 
    • List of figures 
    • Related publications