Emeritus Professor, Centre for Urban Research, RMIT University
Emeritus Professor Tony Dalton is in the Centre for Urban Research at RMIT University. He has taught housing, urban studies, policy studies and research and has published widely on many aspects of housing and policy. His research and publications in the area of housing studies is closely connected to his participation in non-government sector policy and advocacy work. He is a director on the board of Launch Housing, a large Melbourne based provider of services to homeless people and a contributor to service innovation and policy advocacy on housing and homelessness. Previously he has held senior management positions at RMIT University.
People experiencing homelessness and poor mental health are among Australias most vulnerable citizens. Without secure housing and an accessible mental healthcare system, recovery from mental illness is seriously...