More specialised housing centres are required to help Defence Forces veterans stave off the threat of homelessness, a support organisation has claimed.

More specialised housing centres are required to help Defence Forces veterans stave off the threat of homelessness, a support organisation has claimed(...)

 Chief of Staff of the Defence Forces Lieut-Gen Seán McCann at the launch of the  fuchsia appeal to raise funds for former members of the Defence Forces who have fallen on hard times, accompanied by John Gus Hennessy (right) president of  the Organisation of ex-Servicemen and Women. Photograph:  Alan Betson

The age profile of former Defence Force members in need of accommodation after falling on hard times has become younger since the recession began, it (...)