A research study of people experiencing homelessness and social disadvantage using open access or “drop-in” services

Lead Researcher Email Number Webpage
Prof Margaret Kelaher mkelaher@unimelb.edu.au +61 3 8344 0648 View page

Project Details

This project aims to:

  • Identify who is using drop-in services;
  • Identify what services are being used and how they connect with other programs;
  • Identify the benefits of the services for participants and any unintended consequences;  
  • Identify how services could be modified in the future to better meet the needs of participants.


Prof Margaret Kelaher


Sacred Heart Mission

Research Group

Evaluation and Implementation Science

School Research Themes

Disparities, disadvantage and effective health care

Key Contact

For further information about this research, please contact the research group leader.

Department / Centre

Centre for Health Policy

Unit / Centre

Evaluation and Implementation Science