The report noted that ‘no attention is paid to nutritional needs or food safety’. File photograph: Damien Eagers

Volunteer groups providing food and tents to Dublin’s homeless are undermining regulated services and exposing vulnerable people to “undignified” and (...)

Anthony Flynn outside the Dublin City Council Civic Office on Wood Quay. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Dublin Region Homeless Executive (DRHE) has called for charity Inner City Helping Homeless (ICHH) to be wound up “as quickly as possible,” followi(...)

The Dublin Region Homeless Executive extended its condolences to the family and friends of the deceased woman.

A homeless woman has been found dead in a facility providing emergency accommodation in Dublin. The death of the woman on Saturday brings to three th(...)

A walker enjoys the snow in the mountains near Killakee, to the south east of Dublin. Photograph : Niall Carson/PA Wire

There will be showers of hail, sleet and snow across the country this week with the possibility of “significant accumulations” on Tuesday evening and (...)

Amanda Ruttledge (47) and her four sons were told on Christmas Eve to leave the homeless-family hub in which they had been living. Photograph: Jack Power

An attempt was made to remove a mother and her four children from a homeless-family hub on Christmas Eve, where they had been living for the past year(...)

Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy  wrote to Dublin local authority chief executives demanding more progress be made delivering hubs. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Dublin local authorities are set to fall well short of demands from Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy to provide 950 new homeless family hub units by(...)

Homelessness figures published last week showed 9,698 people, including 3,829 children, were in emergency accommodation in September.

More than 120 child protection and welfare reports were made to the State’s child and family agency Tusla in two months, over homeless families left w(...)

The Garda Armed Support Unit was called to an eviction dispute in Dublin’s north inner city.  File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The Garda Armed Support Unit was called to an eviction dispute between a homeless family of four and an emergency accommodation provider in Dublin’s n(...)

Viking Lodge, a former hotel and pub on Merchants Quay, cost €1.6 million to convert into a hub for 30 families. Photograph: Google Street View

Dublin City Council has spent more than €16.8 million refurbishing 10 properties as family homeless hubs. A former Irish Probation Service building(...)

Minister for Children Katherine Zappone said she had been engaging with homeless charities to “mitigate against some of the extreme consequences on children whose families are homeless”. Photograph: Eric Luke

There has been a sharp rise in the number of homeless children reported to the State child-protection watchdog Tusla over concerns for their welfare a(...)

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