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# Emergency Accommodation

Last month
March 2024
Attitudes towards refugees and immigration remain largely positive in Ireland, ESRI finds
Former Fine Gael Justice Minister criticises Govt for leaving asylum seekers on the streets
Irish Refugee Council criticises decision to end emergency accommodation offered during cold spell
This year
Homelessness: Children in emergency accommodation tops 4,000 for first time
Official figures show 9,409 adults and 4,105 children were in emergency accommodation in November.
The figures are an increase of 335 compared with October 2023.
Over 190 more children are now living in emergency accommodation.
The numbers have been labelled a stark beginning to the new year.
Last year
Human rights watchdog expresses 'deep concern' at possible shortfall in asylum seeker accommodation
Homelessness record broken again as 13,179 people in emergency accommodation in October
'History will not judge us well': Children unsafe in Direct Provision, Ombudsman warns
Record high number of children in emergency accommodation, August figures show
Homelessness record broken again as 12,600 people in emergency accommodation in June
Homelessness hits record high again as 12,259 people in emergency accommodation in April
Housing crisis: Almost 12,000 in emergency accommodation in February, latest figures show
Homelessness record broken again as 11,754 people in emergency accommodation in January
Ukraine War: How countries across Europe are responding to the refugee crisis, one year on
Govt facing 'pinch-point' on asylum seeker accommodation
All time
Parents living in emergency accommodation 'anxious about giving children a decent Christmas'
Councils refusing homeless accommodation to Travellers using criteria 'with no basis in law'
Homelessness: Record high of 10,975 people in emergency accommodation last month
Direct Provision firm records profits of €4.52m as revenues climb to €14.9m
National Indoor Athletics Training Centre to be used for emergency refugee accommodation
Homelessness: Record high 10,568 people in emergency accommodation last month
Hotel beds for Ukrainian refugees set to revert to tourist use ahead of summer season
Slight drop in number of people attending emergency accommodation in December
Public Accounts Committee 'not satisfied' with reliance on hotels for direct provision
Over 9,000 in emergency accommodation in November, as figures rise for the sixth month running
'Children are afraid Santa won't find them': Homeless families face 'traumatic' Christmas
Private emergency accommodation must be ‘quickly phased out’, Oireachtas committee hears
Social disadvantage and addiction are primary reasons for high mortality rate among Ireland's homeless
Homeless figures dip but charity warns of 'alarming rise' in homeless single people
Slight drop in November's homeless figures, as non-profits call for extension to eviction ban
Salvation Army homeless hostel for minors in Dublin city centre to shut down next year
‘Barrage of noise, stress and drama’: Life in emergency accommodation
Rosemary Fearsaor-Hughes
24 families being moved out of emergency accommodation at former Regency for 'operational reasons'
Harassment and infestations among top complaints about homeless accommodation
Housing charity welcomes drop in families in emergency accommodation
The number of people who are homeless has risen to over 10,000 again
19 Dublin hotels received over €1 million each for accommodating homeless people in 2019
Families should no longer be provided with one-night emergency accommodation, committee will recommend
State paying hotels and guesthouses €462,000 per week to accommodate asylum seekers
'I don't want to see these people on our streets': Charlie Flanagan admits 'crisis' in asylum seeker accommodation
Emergency accommodation for asylum seekers costs three times more than Direct Provision centres