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New homes for Arlparra

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New homes for Arlparra

Three new homes have been handed over to senior residents of Arlparra and twelve more are on the way as part of a $25.3 million NT Government investment in the region.

Taking pride in her place

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Taking pride in her place

Elaine Quinn and her grandchildren live at Hoppy’s Camp located on the outskirts of Alice Springs and she takes great pride in her garden and keeping her yard tidy.

A historic occasion for Binjari

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A historic occasion for Binjari

Binjari Community Aboriginal Corporation has signed a historic 99-year lease with the Commonwealth Government over public housing in the community living area of Binjari, putting in place secure and long-term tenure arrangements over public housing.

Interpreting the needs of others

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Interpreting the needs of others

Kevin Rogers is a Community Based Interpreter (CBI) with the Aboriginal Interpreting Service in Katherine.

Market rents for urban public housing have changed

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Market rents for urban public housing have changed

New market rent rates have come into effect on Monday, 6 March 2017. The Northern Territory Government will begin charging the new market rent rates as of this date.

Request for proposals – Poeppel Gardens and Bernhard Street

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Request for proposals – Poeppel Gardens and Bernhard Street

A Request for Proposals from the community housing sector and non-government organisations for tenancy management and property maintenance services to lease one or more of three houses in Alice Springs and a unit complex in Katherine has opened.

Sharing a slice of the Christmas spirit

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Sharing a slice of the Christmas spirit

Tis the season to indulge in all things festive and nothing says Christmas like the beginning of the Department of Housing and Community Development’s annual delivery of Lions Christmas cakes.

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Energy savings in Arnhem Land celebrated on national stage

Manymak Energy Efficiency Project has been recognised on the national stage, being awarded the Sustainable and Resilient Communities award at the Banksia Awards held in Sydney this week.

Launch of the AIS AVL service, the first formal video Aboriginal interpreting service in Australia

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Launch of the AIS AVL service, the first formal video Aboriginal interpreting service in Australia

On Monday the first on-demand Aboriginal video interpreting service in Australia was launched by our Minister for Housing and Community Development Gerry McCarthy, MLA.

Destroyed by fire, repaired by a community

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Destroyed by fire, repaired by a community

Ms Barku was over the moon when she first heard repairs on her house had begun as she and her children were keen to move back in.