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August 26, 2019

There is no ‘one-size-fits-all’ solution for homelessness

A wide range of speakers discussed why there is no ‘quick fix’ for women facing homelessness at The Lady Musgrave Trust’s 11th Annual Women and Homelessness Forum. The theme of…
BlogThought Leadership
August 9, 2019

Madonna King on the age of instant gratification

Award-winning journalist Madonna King discussed the downsides of the digital age at The Lady Musgrave Trust 11th Annual Women and Homelessness Forum. King was a keynote speaker at the Women…
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July 31, 2019

Why managing money matters for women at risk of homelessness

A little knowledge can go a long way. It can even be the difference between the safety of home and the dangers of homelessness. Of course, there are any number…
Woman on step BlogNews
June 18, 2019

Building resilience is a lifelong pursuit, but one well worth the effort

Paula Barrett is an expert when it comes to building resilience to help navigate life’s ups and downs. As a scholar and groundbreaking researcher in the field of psychology and…
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May 22, 2019

What’s influencing our teen girls? Madonna King to present at 2019 Annual Forum on Women and Homelessness

Madonna King has a deep and unique understanding of what makes young women tick. Apart from being one of Australia's most accomplished journalists and the author of nine books, King’s…
YAC BlogNews
May 3, 2019

The Lady Musgrave Trust appoints its first Youth Advisory Committee

L-R (back) Bridget Clark, Brittanie Dreghorn, Kate Hudson, CEO Karen Lyon Reid L-R (front) Brianna Kelly, Georgia Amery Queensland’s oldest charity and champion for homeless women The Lady Musgrave Trust…
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March 26, 2019

The Lady Musgrave Trust Youth Advisory Committee (YAC)

The Lady Musgrave Trust is establishing a Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) as a support group for the Board.  The innovative and strategic thinkers on the YAC would provide insight into…
Styling you Blog
March 20, 2019

Styling You donates $10 from every T-shirt to The Lady Musgrave Trust

Brisbane-based fashion brand Styling You has announced it will donate $10 from the sale of every Nikki sequin SY logo t-shirt to The Lady Musgrave Trust. Nikki Parkinson, the face…
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March 20, 2019

What really causes homelessness for women and their children?

Homelessness doesn’t discriminate. And it can happen in an instant for anyone from any background. But when it comes to the reasons why people find themselves homeless the list is…