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#Homeless Ireland 2016

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The vow to end homelessness by Christmas? Not going to happen
# Homeless Ireland 2016
# Homeless Ireland 2016

The vow to end homelessness by Christmas? Not going to happen

Dec 1st 2016, 7:45 AM 11,925 Views 71 Comments

Jonathan Corrie died two years ago today and homelessness in Ireland is worse than ever.

'There will be people lying in doorways and parks this Christmas': Homelessness in regional towns
# Sligo And Drogheda
# Sligo And Drogheda

'There will be people lying in doorways and parks this Christmas': Homelessness in regional towns

Nov 30th 2016, 8:30 PM 11,635 Views 40 Comments

There has been a 100% increase in the number of people registered as homeless in Co Louth in the last two years.

"The hardest part is telling them there's no bed for the night" - A day in the life of the homeless of Cork
# Dawn To Dusk
# Dawn To Dusk

"The hardest part is telling them there's no bed for the night" - A day in the life of the homeless of Cork

Nov 29th 2016, 9:15 PM 17,706 Views 26 Comments

We follow two services in Cork city providing food, warmth and shelter to the homeless 365 days in the year.

Beating homelessness: 'I look at photos of my grandchildren to keep me sober'
# Homeless In The West
# Homeless In The West

Beating homelessness: 'I look at photos of my grandchildren to keep me sober'

Nov 29th 2016, 9:30 AM 14,243 Views 10 Comments

High rents, alcoholism and illness – there are so many roads that lead to homelessness.

'I have never seen anything like this': Homelessness in Galway hits crisis point
# Nowhere To Go
# Nowhere To Go

'I have never seen anything like this': Homelessness in Galway hits crisis point

Nov 28th 2016, 9:15 PM 28,390 Views 51 Comments

More and more families are presenting as homeless in Galway, where no social housing has been built since 2009.

'My son said to me we'll need to put up a Christmas tree this year... please God we'll have a house first'
# Families In Crisis
# Families In Crisis

'My son said to me we'll need to put up a Christmas tree this year... please God we'll have a house first'

Nov 27th 2016, 8:15 PM 34,646 Views 95 Comments

Family homelessness has shocked Ireland – we visit the South West to find children living in hotels and B&Bs.

"I don't want to be 40 living in a tent waking up with a bottle of vodka beside me"
# Youth Homelessness
# Youth Homelessness

"I don't want to be 40 living in a tent waking up with a bottle of vodka beside me"

Nov 26th 2016, 8:15 PM 40,748 Views 57 Comments

Youth homelessness is a huge social and economic issue – what’s being done to stop it?