• Affordable Housing

    The Benefits of Community Living

    There really is a wide variety of reasons why community living can benefit not just those who are starting to try and get back on their feet, but also a large selection of the Australian population. Community living has long been known to not only provide a safe and stable place for an individual to grow and become a better…

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    Affordable Housing,  Mental Health & Housing

    Coping with housing stress

    Decent, affordable housing reduces stress. One of the main points of Sanctuary place is to provide housing to those who are homeless – but how do people become homeless? Many surveys have found that stress is a high contributor too many issues in people’s lives. Stress when exacerbated, can cause fear, worry, chronic health or mental health issues, and, in…

  • Affordable Housing,  Housing Support Services

    Do you really know what homelessness is?

    Homelessness isn’t just sleeping on the street, and it’s because of this that the majority of the population don’t realise how bad the Australian homeless situation is. It’s also classified as those who are couch surfing, living in an overcrowded or an inadequate dwelling, sleeping in your car, or relying on short-term accommodation fixes. There is no typical human who…

  • Affordable Housing,  Housing Support Services

    Maslow Hierarchy of Needs

    This is a bold statement, but once your physiological needs are taken care of, the rest of your life can fall into place. According to a theory in psychology by Abraham Maslow, the ‘Maslow Hierarchy of Needs’; there are different levels of human needs. The most basic need is physiological – which is at the bottom, and states that everyone…

  • Affordable Housing

    Independent Retirement Living

    Here at Sanctuary Place, we’re focused on being a housing support service that can provide affordable housing to as many Australians as possible. Our housing services are based on European models that have been around for thousands of years – and have been working for just as long. While independent retirement living might be the aim of most once a…

  • Affordable Housing

    Sanctuary Place: Housing for the Homeless

    Have you ever given much thought to the basic needs of humans? Maybe you haven’t – which is understandable, as many wouldn’t until they were stuck in that situation themselves. But housing is considered to be one of the most basic human needs. Abraham Maslow was a psychologist who studied the needs of everyone, fully researched people in every different…

  • Housing Support Services

    Working with Housing Support Services

    As it’s our aim to provide safe, secure and dignified housing to every Australian, we have investigates, and are still investigating the ways in which we can get individuals to access our services and be accommodated. One of the solutions is being in contact with and reaching out to housing support services and a variety of other charities in our…

  • Affordable Housing

    Affordable Housing at Sanctuary Place

    We’re so proud to bring you the first article from Sanctuary Place – and today we’re focusing on affordable housing, the only kind of housing we offer. Here at Sanctuary Place, it is our aim to bring the state of homelessness in Australia down, and they way we can do that is by building the homes ourselves. Our homes are…