Coronavirus crisis exacerbating problems facing Tasmania's young people

Adam Holmes
Updated April 15 2020 - 5:31pm, first published 5:20pm
Tasmania already had a youth homelessness problem before the coronavirus crisis caused mass job losses for casual workers.
Tasmania already had a youth homelessness problem before the coronavirus crisis caused mass job losses for casual workers.

Widespread casual job losses and gaps in support payments could be placing more young people at risk of homelessness, the Youth Network of Tasmania fears.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at adam.holmes@examiner.com.au or on Twitter at @adamholmes010

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