City West Housing holds a Pink Ribbon Breakfast in Support of Breast Cancer Network Australia

On October 18th City West Housing staff came together to support Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA) by holding a Pink Ribbon Breakfast.  Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in woman, and 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed before they turn 85.

This ‘Pinktober’ is especially poignant for CWH as one of our own, René was diagnosed in February of this year.  René had no family history of breast cancer and no noticeable symptoms.

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City West Housing partners with International Association for Public Participation

City West Housing is supporting the International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) call to the United Nations to create an International Year of Engagement towards the achievement of the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development and its framework of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in building more inclusive and engaging societies. CWH supports the call to help build awareness and focus attention on other aspects of an enabling environment, build capacity for engagement, and help support the achievement of the SDGs. CWH will be included as a supporting organisation in the IAP2 proposal to the United Nations calling for An International Year of Engagement.

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City West Housing features on News.com.au

UNTIL recently, Sydney high school teacher Victor Zitser was losing half his income to rent and battling a horror 40-minute commute every work day.

But that all changed when he happened to glimpse a news article during one lunch break.

It was about affordable housing — a concept which provides quality, affordable rental housing to eligible low to moderate income households at a price relative to the person’s income.

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