# homelessness - Today’s News
# homelessness - Sunday 19 October, 2014
Business, community and political figures slept rough for one night in aid of Focus Ireland.
# homelessness - Tuesday 14 October, 2014
But rent supplement levels have not been touched.
# homelessness - Sunday 12 October, 2014
3,588 people had sought advice from Focus Ireland in the first eight months of this year.
# homelessness - Monday 6 October, 2014
#1: Some of the most eloquent voices in this crisis are those of homeless people themselves.
# homelessness - Sunday 5 October, 2014
Focus Ireland is calling for an ‘immediate’ increase in rent supplement in Budget 2015.
# homelessness - Saturday 4 October, 2014
TheJournal.ie visit the ‘No Bucks Café’ on their nighttime service.
# homelessness - Friday 3 October, 2014
Utah has a very simple idea – give homeless people homes.
People often become institutionalised in emergency accommodation and find it hard to transition to independent living.
# homelessness - Thursday 2 October, 2014
Threshold also helps people who are homeless to find a home – and stay there.
We speak to people working in Cork Simon and Sophia Housing, and find out the issue is much more complex than it might appear.
An open and honest account of what daily life is like for a person experiencing homelessness.
The coalition has committed to ending long term homelessness by 2016. But we’ve been here before…
# homelessness - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
“It’s terrifying knowing I will be homeless in three months”
Charities give their take on it: “If your choice is not to give to a person, you should at least acknowledge them when they ask you a question.”
How well do we understand the reasons?
# homelessness - Tuesday 30 September, 2014
Volunteering is a two-way street for wet hostel worker Brian Molloy.
# homelessness - Monday 29 September, 2014
How do you think about people who have no permanent home? We want to hear.
How many people are sleeping rough in Wexford? Or how many are in emergency accommodation in Tipperary?
Our journalists travelled around the country and asked homeless people to answer some questions. The results were unexpected.
If we want to address complex social issues like addiction and homelessness, we need the activity of frontline services to match the vision of high level policy.
We visit Cork Simon’s emergency shelter to find out about life inside there.
Today is the start of TheJournal.ie series on homelessness.
# homelessness - Sunday 28 September, 2014
TheJournal.ie has travelled the country to speak to people on the frontline of homelessness – and those people and organisations trying to find a solution.
# homelessness - Thursday 25 September, 2014
# homelessness - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
The president said he hoped that the ongoing housing debate would lead to more people thinking about the implications of homelessness.
# homelessness - Tuesday 23 September, 2014
Everybody’s talking about IS targeted by strikes in Syria, Irish troop deployments and the ploughing championships.
TDs have been debating a Sinn Féín-proposed motion on homelessness.
The Dublin Simon Community said today that the target is “unachievable”.
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
# homelessness - Monday 22 September, 2014
To keep TV fans interested, there was even a reference to The Wire during what proved to be a lively debate.
# homelessness - Sunday 21 September, 2014
The Simon Community is hoping to press the government into action before the cold sets in.
# homelessness - Saturday 20 September, 2014
The meeting today also heard from Fr Peter McVerry and focused on practical solutions to the homelessness crisis.
# homelessness - Friday 19 September, 2014
They were counted within a 5 mile radius and it is the highest recorded number in several weeks.
# homelessness - Monday 15 September, 2014
It’s one proposal being looked at by Dublin City Council.
# homelessness - Friday 12 September, 2014
Merchants Quay Ireland has published its annual review.
# homelessness - Friday 5 September, 2014
Did you ever flush your sandwiches down the toilet, Taoiseach? Well, did you?
# homelessness - Thursday 4 September, 2014
Staff at the waste management company had been instructed to check in every bin before emptying it and a worker spotted him asleep inside one.
# homelessness - Wednesday 27 August, 2014
Martin and Violet Coyne are left homeless after being evicted from their residence in Castleknock.