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Check out this great video, ‘Couch for Rent’, made by made by young people in Ballarat through Lead On Ballarat’s Get Reel film program. It explores many of the complex issues of youth homelessness.  

Today is Youth Homelessness Matter Day.  45,000 out of 100,000 + homeless people in Australia are youth.  

We spent the day talking to 100 students from all around Victoria about homeless in Melbourne.  

Someone else's Shoes

We used these magnetic cut outs to reflect on what we may need and feel if we were homeless.  In the end we discovered that basically we all need the same things.