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#Homeless figures

# homeless-figures - Friday 29 January, 2021

Homeless figures dip but charity warns of 'alarming rise' in homeless single people
# Homeless Figures
# Homeless Figures

Homeless figures dip but charity warns of 'alarming rise' in homeless single people

Jan 29th 2021, 3:47 PM 6,904 Views 14 Comments

Housing minister Darragh O’Brien said homelessness remains “unacceptably high”.

# homeless-figures - Friday 30 October, 2020

Slight drop in latest homeless figures, charities raise 'grave concerns' over recent deaths
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Slight drop in latest homeless figures, charities raise 'grave concerns' over recent deaths

Oct 30th 2020, 5:48 PM 16,434 Views 9 Comments

The number of families accessing emergency accommodation has increased to 1,128.

# homeless-figures - Friday 25 September, 2020

Homeless charities demand action in the Budget as latest figures show 8,700 in emergency accommodation
# Homeless Figures
# Homeless Figures

Homeless charities demand action in the Budget as latest figures show 8,700 in emergency accommodation

Sep 25th 2020, 3:38 PM 11,047 Views 14 Comments

The figures dropped slightly last month compared to July.

# homeless-figures - Friday 28 August, 2020

Homeless figures rise in July amid warnings about end of eviction ban and rent freeze
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Homeless figures rise in July amid warnings about end of eviction ban and rent freeze

Updated Aug 28th 2020, 4:26 PM 15,209 Views 25 Comments

It reverses a trend that saw the number of homeless people fall in recent months.

# homeless-figures - Friday 31 July, 2020

Homeless figures drop for fifth month in a row but charities warn government's actions may reverse this trend
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Homeless figures drop for fifth month in a row but charities warn government's actions may reverse this trend

Jul 31st 2020, 3:56 PM 8,631 Views 12 Comments

Housing Minister Darragh O’Brien said that the number of people homeless is still “simply too high”.

# homeless-figures - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Number of people in emergency accommodation drops below 10,000, latest figures show
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Number of people in emergency accommodation drops below 10,000, latest figures show

Apr 30th 2020, 6:41 PM 12,396 Views 25 Comments

There are 241 fewer people on the Department of Housing’s homeless list compared with last month.

# homeless-figures - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Housing dept 'utterly rejects' criticism of homeless figures amid claims of 'pre-election manipulation'
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Housing dept 'utterly rejects' criticism of homeless figures amid claims of 'pre-election manipulation'

Mar 1st 2020, 6:30 AM 25,013 Views 29 Comments

The number of people homeless in December 2019 dipped below 10,000 before rising above that figure again in January 2020.

# homeless-figures - Thursday 27 February, 2020

The number of people who are homeless has risen to over 10,000 again
# Homeless Figures
# Homeless Figures

The number of people who are homeless has risen to over 10,000 again

Feb 27th 2020, 6:13 PM 15,683 Views 51 Comments

6,697 adults and 3,574 children were in emergency accommodation in January.

# homeless-figures - Monday 30 September, 2019

'We need to stop this': Homelessness figures reach 10,000 for seventh consecutive month
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'We need to stop this': Homelessness figures reach 10,000 for seventh consecutive month

Sep 30th 2019, 11:02 AM 16,630 Views 55 Comments

A total of 10,338 people were in emergency accommodation in August.

# homeless-figures - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Minister for Housing accepts 'need to do more' as latest figures show record levels of homelessness
# Homeless Figures
# Homeless Figures

Minister for Housing accepts 'need to do more' as latest figures show record levels of homelessness

Updated May 29th 2019, 1:44 PM 17,177 Views 84 Comments

10,378 people were recorded in emergency accommodation in April.

# homeless-figures - Thursday 29 November, 2018

The number of homeless adults in Ireland has risen by 130 in the space of a month
# Homeless Figures
# Homeless Figures

The number of homeless adults in Ireland has risen by 130 in the space of a month

Nov 29th 2018, 1:00 PM 11,996 Views 49 Comments

There are now collectively 9,724 people living in homeless accommodation across Ireland.

# homeless-figures - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Homeless figures to show fall in children in emergency accommodation, but rise in individuals presenting
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Homeless figures to show fall in children in emergency accommodation, but rise in individuals presenting

Nov 28th 2018, 5:47 PM 7,048 Views 46 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar told the Dáil the figures will show a reduction in the number of families presenting as homeless in Dublin.

# homeless-figures - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Homeless crisis will not begin to ease until at least 2021, committee told
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Homeless crisis will not begin to ease until at least 2021, committee told

Updated Nov 8th 2018, 1:40 PM 13,931 Views 40 Comments

A Trinity professor said the recategorisation of homeless figures has “undermined confidence in the data”.

# homeless-figures - Sunday 30 September, 2018

CSO statisticians moving to housing department after confusion over homeless and housing figures
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

CSO statisticians moving to housing department after confusion over homeless and housing figures

Sep 30th 2018, 10:00 PM 20,458 Views 33 Comments

The CSO statisticians will be assisting the department with its housing data, but not homeless figures.

# homeless-figures - Friday 27 April, 2018

'Slight delay' in publishing Ireland's latest homeless numbers shows new form of reporting is needed, says minister
# Hold Up
# Hold Up

'Slight delay' in publishing Ireland's latest homeless numbers shows new form of reporting is needed, says minister

Apr 27th 2018, 12:37 PM 8,996 Views 50 Comments

Some local authorities appear to be better than others in terms of sending their numbers to the Department of Housing.

# homeless-figures - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

'Shameful', 'shocking': Campaigners 'lose confidence' in government after latest homeless figures
# Spiralling Problem
# Spiralling Problem

'Shameful', 'shocking': Campaigners 'lose confidence' in government after latest homeless figures

Mar 28th 2018, 10:47 PM 25,025 Views 131 Comments

A further 222 families went into emergency accomodation in the past month.

# homeless-figures - Friday 19 January, 2018

Over 8,500 people spent Christmas Day in emergency accommodation
# December Figures
# December Figures

Over 8,500 people spent Christmas Day in emergency accommodation

Jan 19th 2018, 7:19 AM 7,126 Views 39 Comments

The December figures saw a slight reduction in the number of homeless families.

# homeless-figures - Monday 20 November, 2017

'Perhaps that wasn't the question': Taoiseach may have misunderstood homelessness question
# International Standards
# International Standards

'Perhaps that wasn't the question': Taoiseach may have misunderstood homelessness question

Nov 20th 2017, 2:53 PM 19,788 Views 103 Comments

In the past week the government claimed that the context of a question on homelessness was left out – it wasn’t.

# homeless-figures - Thursday 26 October, 2017

In Ireland, another 76 children became homeless just in time for the new school year
# Homeless Figures
# Homeless Figures

In Ireland, another 76 children became homeless just in time for the new school year

Oct 26th 2017, 6:43 PM 9,689 Views 41 Comments

There are still 690 families in hotels, the Minister for Housing said.

# homeless-figures - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Hidden Homelessness: This family is living in a converted workshed in a Dublin back garden
# Life In Limbo
# Life In Limbo

Hidden Homelessness: This family is living in a converted workshed in a Dublin back garden

Sep 17th 2017, 9:00 PM 73,263 Views 140 Comments

Keith and Sinead bought a house at the height of the boom. Nine years later, they’re ‘in limbo’ in the Dublin suburbs.

# homeless-figures - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Number of adults and children in homeless families in Dublin trebles in two years
# Sharp Increase
# Sharp Increase

Number of adults and children in homeless families in Dublin trebles in two years

Nov 23rd 2016, 7:47 PM 13,209 Views 86 Comments

Meanwhile, Minister Simon Coveney has been highlighting arrangements in place for people who are homeless in the city.