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Stuff.co.nz – It would be so much cheaper just to house the homeless, so what are we waiting for?

13 July 2020

”We can have a future in this country where every single person and whanau is housed and why wouldn’t we want that? Look at what we were able to do in a really short period of time where a team of five million came together and actually took care of communities. Why wouldn’t we want to have a country where every person is well housed that is safe, secure, and affordable?’’ – Julie Nelson, Wise Group joint chief executive.

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