Advocacy & Policy Activities
Collaborate & consult with:
• State Government
• Peak bodies
• Service providers
• Community members
Advocate for, and raise political & public awareness about, housing policy, systems, funding and service delivery in South Australia.
Highlight and advocate for improved housing systems and policy in regional South Australia.
Advocate at a Federal Government level, both independently and through participation in National Shelter.
Leadership & Innovatvion Activities
Employ existing and emerging technology to maintain and strengthen Shelter SA’s position as the “go-to” source of credible, reliable information about housing policy and systems in South Australia.
Communicate progress and achievements on important matters through targeted electronic, social and traditional media.
Develop and share innovative advocacy tools, ideas and research with members, supporters and other stakeholders.
Engagement, Profile & Reach Activities
Actively participate in external forums, consultations, committees and meetings across South Australia.
Develop and deploy all appropriate media to achieve the Shelter SA vision.
Maintain and expand strong relationships with key stakeholders, strategically important decision-makers and decision influencers (government, community, business).
Strengthen and build on our networks, membership and supporter base.
Develop and implement culturally appropriate engagement and operational strategies for special needs groups, including people living on low incomes.
Key Milestones / Objectives
Positively influence SA Housing Strategy (release mid-2019) | Validate the long-term contracting model | Champion the supply of social housing