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Sibusiso Lowrene, a single mother with two young children, was supported in moving out of direct provision

Homeless charity Depaul has said it helped more than 300 people exit direct provision centres last year. Through a new initiative established by the (...)

The Peter McVerry Trust has pointed out the Government’s figures do not include people sleeping rough.

Figures showing the number of homeless people in the State climbed above 10,000 for the first time last month, have been described as “hugely Homeless(...)

Lord Mayor of Dublin Christy Burke looks messages left at the scene where a homless man died on Molesworth St in Dublin. Photograph: Collins

Dublin’s Lord Mayor Christy Burke has reaffirmed the city council’s commitment to providing emergency shelter for the homeless, saying that the majori(...)

Minister for Environment Alan Kelly will chair the meeting to “brainstorm” on alleviating homelessness in the short, medium and long term. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

An all-day summit on how to alleviate the pressures of homelessness in the Dublin region will take place today.Minister for the Environment Alan Kell(...)