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28 Jul 2019

KZN’ multi-sectoral task team’s progress report on homelessness out

Rosebank Killiarney Gazette

Six key focus areas have been identified by the task team to adequately deal with the issue of homelessness which includes: shelters, targeted services, re-integration, substance abuse, law enforcement and financing.

The eThekwini Municipality is acting decisively to address the issue of homelessness.

This was supported by a progress report tabled at an executive committee meeting, which provided an update on the multi-sectoral task team formed in 2018 to tackle homelessness in the city, Rising Sun Overport reports.

The report, initially tabled at a Security and Emergency Services Committee meeting held last Tuesday, stated that the task team was formed to provide a platform for stakeholders within government and non-government sectors to highlight the plight of homeless people and to commit to a solutions-based approach.

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Rosebank Killiarney Gazette

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