# homeless - Yesterday’s News
Hazel Larkin tells her personal experience of what supporting residents meant to them – and to her.
# homeless - Friday 13 January, 2017
The cold weather is an inconvenience for the majority, but for the homeless people living on the streets, it’s much more serious than that.
The occupation of Apollo House has ended – but what happens next?
# homeless - Thursday 12 January, 2017
The majority of residents and activists formally left the building this afternoon.
# homeless - Wednesday 11 January, 2017
They had been ordered to leave the building by 12 noon today.
# homeless - Tuesday 10 January, 2017
The activist group says alternative accommodation is not appropriate.
# homeless - Saturday 7 January, 2017
Talks between Government and activists went on until late last night.
# homeless - Friday 6 January, 2017
Quentin Sheridan originally founded the group in October.
# homeless - Wednesday 4 January, 2017
Four units from the fire station were sent to Thomondgate shortly after midnight.
# homeless - Friday 30 December, 2016
From 21-27 November, a total of 1,023 families were homeless in Dublin alone.
# homeless - Wednesday 28 December, 2016
Owen Keegan has criticised the occupation.
# homeless - Tuesday 27 December, 2016
Occupiers say they aren’t planning on leaving on 11 January.
Home Sweet Home took over the Dublin building earlier this month for use as homeless accommodation.
# homeless - Sunday 25 December, 2016
Home Sweet Home has also said that over €150,000 has been raised online.
# homeless - Saturday 24 December, 2016
Busking on Grafton Street, the terror attack in Berlin and Carrie Fisher had everyone talking today…
Home Sweet Home organisers believe the occupation of Apollo House in Dublin could be replicated elsewhere in the country.
# homeless - Friday 23 December, 2016
A contention that there are not enough suitable beds has been a key argument from the Apollo House occupiers.
# homeless - Thursday 22 December, 2016
If they decide to move on, their beds will be re-opened for other rough sleepers to use.
Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…
A man in his 40s was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital with minor injuries.
The homelessness campaigner has hit out at the quality of beds on offer, and called some hostels “a disgrace”.
The Capuchin Day Centre hands out the parcels every year to people in need.
The location of the disused office building in the western town is as yet unknown.
A High Court decision yesterday said the occupiers must have vacated the building by 11 January.
# homeless - Wednesday 21 December, 2016
It was long day in the High Court as receivers sought an injunction against Apollo House occupiers.
Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…
The packed High Court has heard from some of the occupiers, who say that vacating the building will leave people homeless.
Lawyers for the receivers are seeking an injunction against the occupiers.
# homeless - Tuesday 20 December, 2016
The building in Dublin city centre has been taken over by homelessness activists.
Plans for the redevelopment of Apollo House were submitted in June.
The proposal aims to “incentivise development and discourage land speculation”.
# homeless - Monday 19 December, 2016
Activists say the building could have a maximum capacity of 60 residents.
# homeless - Sunday 18 December, 2016
Campaigners have told how the deepening crisis “breaks their hearts” as they try to help those in need this Christmas.
# homeless - Saturday 17 December, 2016
The money raised will go to COPE Galway and Focus Ireland to help house families in Galway.
# homeless - Friday 16 December, 2016
Celebrities, activists and politicians all got together today to open accommodation for the homeless.
# homeless - Thursday 15 December, 2016
He also asked for Pokemon cards.
The scheme will offer 25 hours of free childcare from next month.
The AAA-PBP will bring the motion to the Dáil today.
A letter to homeless services provides a stark insight into the many problems facing homeless families.
This post contains a poll
Newly released documents give an insight into the conditions in which homeless families are living.