Sabrina McMahon with her children Karl (5), Chelsea (1) and Michaela (3) photographed in the bath of a hotel. A member of the public has booked her in to the hotel while she gets permanent accomodation. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

A new and growing crisis of homelessness among families “is bloody awful and is going to get worse”, the deputy director of the Dublin Region Homel(...)

Sabrina McMahon with her children Karl (5), Chelsea (1) and Michaela (3) in the car where they are staying in Tallaght, Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne 1:14

A 36-year old woman says she has been living and sleeping in a car with her three young children in Tallaght, Dublin, for the past wee(...)