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This is the website of Housing Pathways, a new program to make it simpler, fairer and easier to apply for and be matched with housing assistance.

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  • PDF
  • Microsoft Word
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  • Browsers

    This site has been designed to work with web browsers that support current World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) standards for document markup and style sheets. Some older web browsers that do not correctly support these standards may have problems displaying pages correctly.


    We recommend using Microsoft Internet Explorer (versions 6.0 and above), Mozilla Firefox (versions 1.0 and above) for Windows, and Microsoft Internet Explorer (versions 5.5 and above) or Mozilla Firefox (versions 1.0 and above) for Mac OS X. All of these browsers are available to download free of charge from the following links.

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer (Windows)  
  • Mozilla Firefox (Mac and Windows)
  • Screen Resolution

    The site has been optimised for viewing with a screen resolution of 1280 x 768 pixels or greater.

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    Viewing documents

    To view some content on this site you may require a file viewer. Use the links below to download free file viewers for the document formats used on this website.


    PDF stands for Portable Document Format. It’s an established way of publishing documents on the web while retaining their original printed design look.


    To read a PDF document with a screen reader please visit the Access Adobe website which provides useful tools and resources.

  • Download a free PDF document Viewer
  • Microsoft Word

  • Download a free Microsoft Word document viewer
  • Microsoft Excel

  • Download a free Microsoft Excel document viewer
  • Microsoft Powerpoint

  • Download a free Microsoft Powerpoint document viewer
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    Increasing and decreasing text size

    You can change the font size to suit you by using the icons at the top and bottom right of the page.  

    You can also change the text size in your browser. Decrease font size Increase font size

  • In Internet Explorer go to View > Text Size and select Larger or Largest.
  • In Firefox go to View > Text and select Increase or Decrease.
  • You could also try changing the screen resolution. We recommend you set your screen resolution to 1280x768 pixels or greater.

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    Printer-friendly pages

    Use the icon at the top and bottom right of each page Printer which enables you to print a 'printer friendly version' of the page.  This will save paper and ink because it uses the full width of the page and omits graphics.

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    Email this page 

    Use the email this page icon at the top and bottom right of each page Email to email a link to this page.


    Search Help

    The Search Engine only searches the Housing Pathways site. For more information on search see Search Help


    Site Map

    If you can't find what you're looking for by Searching, try the Site Map.

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    Last modified: Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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    Date last modified: Tuesday, 15 April 2014