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# irish-housing-network - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Home Sweet Home donations to be given to groups tackling homelessness

About €129,000 was unspent after the occupation of Apollo House in Dublin ended.

# irish-housing-network - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Home Sweet Home co-founder has multiple convictions for robbery, kidnap and aggravated burglary Exclusive

Quentin Sheridan is no longer permitted to enter Apollo House.

# irish-housing-network - Sunday 25 December, 2016

About 70 people will have Christmas dinner in Apollo House today

Home Sweet Home has also said that over €150,000 has been raised online.

# irish-housing-network - Saturday 24 December, 2016

'We're preparing to give residents the best Christmas they've had in years'

Home Sweet Home organisers believe the occupation of Apollo House in Dublin could be replicated elsewhere in the country.

# irish-housing-network - Thursday 22 December, 2016

'Anybody could end up homeless - it could be me or my daughter': Public support key to Apollo House occupation

The occupiers of Apollo House have utilised public support to great effect.

# irish-housing-network - Friday 16 December, 2016

Glen Hansard says the taking over of Apollo House is an 'act of civil disobedience'

The group Home Sweet Home took over the building late on Thursday night to house the homeless

Apollo House occupation: The story behind how a well-organised team took over this Dublin building

Celebrities, activists and politicians all got together today to open accommodation for the homeless.

Glen Hansard and Damien Dempsey among group that took over abandoned building for homeless

The group said the occupation was to give homeless people a bed for Christmas.

# irish-housing-network - Monday 4 July, 2016

Gardaí arrive as residents protest closure of homeless hostel

John’s Lane hostel is scheduled to be redeveloped into more long term accommodation.

# irish-housing-network - Friday 26 February, 2016

13 families are fighting eviction from emergency accommodation in Dublin today

The families have been living in emergency accommodation on Mountjoy Street in north Dublin.

# irish-housing-network - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

These activists paid an awkward visit to the Dublin offices of a US vulture fund

The Irish Housing Network said it took over the reception area of Blackstone’s Dublin offices for close to an hour.

# irish-housing-network - Friday 10 July, 2015

A vacant hostel has been reclaimed by housing activists

Dublin City Council says the building is “not fit for purpose”.