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My Home North Fremantle Construction Update October 2022

North Fremantle Site Construction Underway

The Fremantle Shipping News has published a story showing the construction activity at “My Home” North Fremantle site. “Michelle Blakeley’s amazing ‘My Home’ dream, to build 18 homes in Congdon Street, North Fremantle for homeless women, has today become a reality. This morning a gigantic crane swung the first structural wall panels of the new…

West Australian 28 August 2021

The West Australian spotlight on “My Home”


North Fremantle funding


Excellence at Fremantle Business Awards

“My Home”, the philanthropic development organisation which provides housing for people who are homeless and at risk of becoming homeless, recently received an Excellence Award at the Fremantle Business Awards. “The project epitomises what good architecture is all about in that it can provide quality shelter on even the tightest budget. It introduces a model…

Channel 7 My Home Building Blocks Jul 2021

“MyHome” – building homes out of a box

Channel 7 recently featured a story covering Michelle Blakeley and “My Home”. You can view the segment here:

My Home House Under Construction

DesignFreo Interview: “My Home” and Design Led Housing For The Homeless

Emma Brain from DesignFreo interviews Michelle Blakeley to discuss “My Home”. DesignFreo is a not-for-profit based in Fremantle. Read: DesignFreo looks at “My Home”

Business News MIchelle Blakeley Interview Cover Image

Rethinking the Blueprint to House The Homeless – Business News

Katie McDonald from Business News talks with Michelle Blakeley. ‘… That passion for sustainable housing has underpinned Ms Blakeley’s latest venture, “My Home” – a new organisation seeking to provide immediate and longer-term housing solutions for the homeless, or those most at risk of homelessness…‘ View: Rethinking the Blueprint to House The Homeless – Business…

2020 WA Women In Construction Social Responsibility Award

“My Home” and the 2020 WA Women In Construction Social Responsibility Award

The team of contributors and supporters of the “My Home” project housing homeless people has won the 2020 NAWIC (The National Association of Women In Construction) – Social Responsibility Award.

Shelter WA Profile My Home

Shelter WA Profiles “My Home”

The team at Shelter WA have kindly written about “My Home”, covering the project vision and progress. Read the article at Shelter WA.

My Home Onwards Upwards - Fremantle Shipping News

My Home Project Onwards & Upwards – Fremantle Shipping News

A follow up story in Fremantle Shipping News. The ‘My Home’ Project – Onwards & Upwards!

ABC Geoff Hutchison Interviews Michelle Blakeley

ABC Drive Interview with Geoff Hutchison Jul 2020

On Wednesday 8th July, 2020 on ABC 720’s Drive program, Geoff Hutchison interviewed Michelle Blakeley about “My Home”. Listen to the interview.    

My Home Project Takes Off - Fremantle Shipping News

My Home Project Takes Off – Fremantle Shipping News

Thank you to the Fremantle Shipping News for this early coverage of our project. The ‘My Home’ Project Takes Off

City of Fremantle Council Approval announcement

North Fremantle My Home project approved

Fremantle Council’s Planning Committee approved the “My Home” project in March 2020. Read the announcement.

My Home Exterior Rear North Fremantle

ABC Radio Interview with Michelle Blakeley

ABC Radio (720, WA) interviewed Michelle about the “My Home” project.   Transcript ABC: We know that homelessness is an issue confronting the community takes on many forms. I growing a fact is that it is actually single women over the age of 55, who are increasingly find themselves without a roof over their heads.…