Samantha Hayes

Samantha is a Tenancy Assistant with YWCA Canberra’s Housing Support Unit

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  • 11 August 2017: How big your brave is: escaping family violence to homelessness

    Canberra seems poised, positioned and ready to tackle domestic and family violence. Last year, the ACT government announced the Safer Families Package, worth $21.42 million dollars over four years, which to date has provided greater support to victims with enhanced frontline services and immediate financial support to those trying to escape family violence. In the […]

  • 28 September 2016: Bunnings Warehouse visits Betty Searle House

    Although Canberra has had an unusually wet winter and spring this year, the ladies at YWCA Canberra’s Betty Searle House are planning for a hot summer. The eight women love their garden, but the question of sufficient watering, especially around the veggie patch, was debated at a house meeting earlier in the year. The ladies […]