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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Crosscare

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# Pro Cathedral
Dublin cathedral urges public to donate - rather than recycle - unwanted Christmas gifts
Unwanted gifts from 2018 were donated by the charity Crosscare throughout this year.
# Crosscare
This Dublin charity will put your unwanted Christmas presents to good use
People with unwanted gifts are being asked to donate them so they can be distributed to homeless people.
# Crosscare
'Hopefully it brings us luck': The Pope's Skoda is being donated to a homeless hub
The “SCV 1″ number plate, which stands for Vatican city, will be changed.
# can't get no sleep
'Young people are exhausted': This new toolkit is tackling sleep deprivation among teenagers
The Sleep Programme supports young adults to improve or maintain their sleep routine.
# Charity
Dublin north inner city locals object to charity homeless support centre opening in their area
Residents of North Wall lodged an official appeal after planning permission was granted for a new facility.
# Crosscare
Unwanted Christmas gifts? Here's a way to donate them to homeless people
The unwanted gifts appeal takes place at St Mary’s Pro Cathedral in Dublin
# chorus of protest
Why is Dublin City Council closing a 100 bed homeless hostel? It's complicated
16 people staged a protest at the Brú Aimsir on Thomas Street overnight. Here’s why…
# Mind How You Go
Here's a little help for anyone thinking of emigrating (and for anyone who already has)
A new website has been launched to offer advice to emigrants, tapping into the wisdom of 500 who already have.
# living in ireland
Case Studies: Facing homelessness in a foreign country
Social support agency Crosscare have provided vital support to immigrants in Ireland.
# Homelessness
Decisions by Department of Social Protection have 'catastrophic results on peoples lives'
A new report by charity Crosscare identifies social welfare issues as a major factor in homelessness.
# Crosscare
Charity appeals for your unwanted Christmas gifts
Those socks and back scratchers could be more useful than you think.
# Donations
The government is giving €1 million to charities this Christmas
The donations to three different charities were approved at Cabinet today.
# New Reality
Food Bank centre reacts to a new reality - a new poverty
The food centre, which looks more like a café than a soup kitchen, is working to remove the stigma attached to coming through its doors.
# goodwill
Crosscare rings in the New Year with gifts galore
The latest appeal for “unwanted” gifts in the Pro Cathedral in Dublin led to people travelling from far and wide to donate.
# unwanted gifts
Unwanted Christmas Gifts sought at Dublin's Pro Cathedral
Unwanted gifts will taken into storage by Crosscare, who will distribute them as gifts to people in their homeless and residential projects for Christmas 2013.