Perth families on support payments live well below the poverty line, cannot meet basic needs.
Click here to read the media release from Anti Poverty Week.
phys.org, Friday 7 June 2019
Two-thirds of disadvantaged families struggle to feed their children a balanced meal because they can’t afford to, according to a study led by The University of Western Australia.
The 100 Families WA study, which aims to understand disadvantage and poverty, found around 80 percent of disadvantaged households did not have stable access to food that met their nutritional requirements.
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