Canberra Living Conditions Network
Developing a coordinated response to Squalor and Hoarding
in the Canberra Community
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  • About the CLCN

    The Canberra Living Conditions Network consists of managers and workers from community and government agencies, and private enterprise, who provide services to individuals and families living in squalor and hoarding situations.


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The Canberra Living Conditions Network (CLCN)

*** CLCN activities are currently on hold, to start again if possible in 2018. ***
For more information see Update on CLCN 2017/2018

 

The Canberra Living Conditions Network (CLCN) brings together agencies across Canberra working with people living with squalor, clutter or hoarding, to support workers and develop services across the community sector.

Squalor and Hoarding are complex issues that can present in a number of different forms. To be able to properly tackle these issues in a clear understanding of these different presentations and the possible reasons behind them is essential.

  • What is Squalor? +

    Squalor is a condition that is often described as filthy, unclean and foul and one which has come about through Learn more
  • What is Hoarding? +

    Hoarding and cluttering involves excessive collection of items (which appear to have little or no value) and a failure to Learn more
  • What is Animal Hoarding? +

    The accumulation of large numbers of animals that overwhelms the person’s ability to provide a minimum standard of nutrition, sanitation Learn more
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  • Latest News

    • CLCN on hold until 2018

      06-12-2017

      Update on CLCN 2017/2018   With the working year for 2017 rapidly coming to an end, it is fitting to...

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  • Events

    • Training Information and Flyers

      13-04-2017

      *** CLCN activities are currently on hold, to start again if possible in 2018. *** For more...

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    • Sector Development Group Meetings 2017 - FREE

      24-03-2017

        *** CLCN activities are currently on hold, to start again if possible in 2018. *** For more...

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    • DISCOVER HOARDING AND SQUALOR: FIRST RESPONDER TRAINING PRESENTED BY CLCN

      DISCOVER HOARDING AND SQUALOR: FIRST RESPONDER TRAINING PRESENTED BY CLCN

      22-03-2017

        This training will create discussion and awareness among first responders around the issue around...

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