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#homeless crisis

From TheJournal.ie Some social housing left empty for over a year before new families can move in Homeless Crisis

Some social housing left empty for over a year before new families can move in

Figures obtained by RTÉ show properties in some parts of the country lie empty for over a year in between tenants.

From TheJournal.ie Man sleeping rough at GPO says 1916 leaders 'must be turning in their graves' Homeless Crisis

Man sleeping rough at GPO says 1916 leaders 'must be turning in their graves'

“The people that stood on this doorstep in 1916 did not stand for this,” Mick Keane says.

From TheJournal.ie These homeless 'shelter pods' popped up overnight in Dublin Homelessness

These homeless 'shelter pods' popped up overnight in Dublin

A group of “friends and concerned citizens” constructed the boxes to highlight the homeless crisis ahead of the election.

From TheJournal.ie One year on from Jonathan Corrie's death, we're still relying on short-term solutions Homelessness

One year on from Jonathan Corrie's death, we're still relying on short-term solutions

His death, on a cold November night, sparked nationwide outrage, but what has changed?

From TheJournal.ie This week’s vital property news: Rent freezes and the homeless crisis loom large Property News This post contains images

This week’s vital property news: Rent freezes and the homeless crisis loom large

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

From TheJournal.ie "Alan Kelly is the only minister who understands the homeless problem," says Peter McVerry Winter Is Coming

"Alan Kelly is the only minister who understands the homeless problem," says Peter McVerry

Almost 200 new beds are being announced for Dublin’s homeless.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin may be getting five modular housing sites - here's where they'll be Modular Housing
From TheJournal.ie Show-home in Dublin being occupied by protesters because of "heartbreaking" homeless crisis Clongriffin

Show-home in Dublin being occupied by protesters because of "heartbreaking" homeless crisis

The action is being supported by the Anti-Austerity Alliance.

From TheJournal.ie In a south Dublin park, three men and a dog bed down for the night Homeless Crisis

In a south Dublin park, three men and a dog bed down for the night

Frustrated with the city’s homeless services, the three walk the tracks each night to make camp in the suburbs.

From TheJournal.ie Enda Kenny sat on a bench with a homeless man for 20 minutes this weekend Homeless Crisis

Enda Kenny sat on a bench with a homeless man for 20 minutes this weekend

He told the story during the Fine Gael presidential dinner yesterday evening.

From The42 Conor McGregor to donate €50,000 in aid of homeless crisis in Ireland Help

Conor McGregor to donate €50,000 in aid of homeless crisis in Ireland

The UFC star will appear alongside teammates at the Wright Venue in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí shut down stall handing out food and clothes to homeless in Dublin Grafton Street

Gardaí shut down stall handing out food and clothes to homeless in Dublin

Gardaí say March For The Homeless must secure the correct permits.

From TheJournal.ie Patient facing eviction says he's going on hunger strike to "shame" the government Housing Crisis

Patient facing eviction says he's going on hunger strike to "shame" the government

Brian Nason says he can’t find somewhere to live because he’s on rent allowance.

From TheJournal.ie 'Someone needs to call a halt to this right now. The crisis is worsening every single day' Emergency

'Someone needs to call a halt to this right now. The crisis is worsening every single day'

Almost 5,000 people are now in emergency accommodation.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Would you support the building of prefab homes for the homeless in your area? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you support the building of prefab homes for the homeless in your area?

It’s a new plan being considered by a number of councils in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie Alan Kelly thinks Fr McVerry says 'nothing positive'. But the campaigner's never met him War Of Words

Alan Kelly thinks Fr McVerry says 'nothing positive'. But the campaigner's never met him

The minister tasked with solving the homeless crisis and the high-profile activist don’t appear to have any working relationship.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin hotel tells homeless family not to use front door Discrimination

Dublin hotel tells homeless family not to use front door

Families in emergency accommodation were issued with strict rules restricting their access to hotel facilities.

From TheJournal.ie These two figures show why people are so worried about the Dublin crisis Homeless Crisis

These two figures show why people are so worried about the Dublin crisis

Homeless outreach groups have been calling on the government to reconvene the Dáil to deal with the crisis.

From TheJournal.ie Building in central Dublin occupied without permission by homeless group Crisis Situation

Building in central Dublin occupied without permission by homeless group

The Irish Housing Network plans to occupy other State-owned buildings.

From TheJournal.ie The number of people sleeping rough in Dublin has just had the biggest decrease ever Homeless
From TheJournal.ie 'NAMA' hotel to house homeless Dublin families Emergency Beds

'NAMA' hotel to house homeless Dublin families

Ministers have signed off on a raft of measures to combat homelessness — including a new ‘Nite Café’.

From TheJournal.ie 'I was boiling pasta and eggs in the kettle just to feed the kids' Homeless Crisis

'I was boiling pasta and eggs in the kettle just to feed the kids'

Bridget and her two children lived in temporary accommodation over a pub when they became homeless, sharing a toilet with customers.

From TheJournal.ie 'The government needs to act now': Demand for homeless service up 25% Homeless Crisis

'The government needs to act now': Demand for homeless service up 25%

Focus Ireland helped 10,000 people last year who were on the streets or at risk of becoming homeless.

From TheJournal.ie 'The homeless tsunami has arrived' as Dublin numbers reach new high Homeless

'The homeless tsunami has arrived' as Dublin numbers reach new high

…And the figures haven’t dropped once in the last six months.

From TheJournal.ie 'If it wasn’t for friends, I’d literally be on the streets' Homeless Crisis

'If it wasn’t for friends, I’d literally be on the streets'

EPIC has warned that young care leavers are at an increased risk of homelessness.

From TheJournal.ie "I'm just terrified, I don't know if I'll make it in a hostel." Homeless Crisis

"I'm just terrified, I don't know if I'll make it in a hostel."

Council offices in Blanchardstown were occupied by protesters this morning, including one woman who said she’d be without a home within weeks…

From TheJournal.ie Column: We are not approaching a homeless crisis, we are here – the crisis is underway Homeless

Column: We are not approaching a homeless crisis, we are here – the crisis is underway

We have never before had a housing crisis of this scale that affects such a wide spectrum of people, writes Catherine Murphy TD.

From TheJournal.ie Government envisions a ‘housing led approach’ to homeless crisis Homelessness

Government envisions a ‘housing led approach’ to homeless crisis

A move away from overnight hostel accommodation and towards longer-term housing is being considered in the hopes of tackling homelessness.