Erin’s Story

Stepping Out Case Study Erin is a 43-year-old woman who lives with her 14-year-old daughter. She was referred to Stepping Out by her local doctor for support with housing. They were living in a sub-standard, privately head leased property in the Sydney area. After 5 years the property was close to being uninhabitable with chronic mould throughout the house. Amateur repairs by the landlord also led to several dangerous situations involving electricity. An application for a transfer...