Dublin Simon Community have shared a lovely note they received with a donation from a very generous child.
Homeless families are being asked to leave hotels as the St Patrick’s weekend approaches and demand for holiday accommodation increases, a Sinn Féin TD has claimed.
Almost two-thirds of people would be in favour of a new tax on empty houses, according to a survey for homeless charity the Peter McVerry Trust.
People in Dublin are being urged to donate sanitary towels for the city's homeless women.
We could fulfil our housing needs 27 times over if we made use of vacant properties, a homeless charity has said today.
"This win is for all of those people in Dublin who struggle to find a bed at night,” said an emotional Dublin woman who claimed her €500,000 prize from National Lottery offices today.
Rates of child homelessness increased by 55% last year, despite government efforts to tackle the housing crisis, it has emerged.
Rents are now rising at the fastest rate on record as social campaigners warn that “spiralling” costs are forcing people into homelessness.
The Government is being urged to make use of the tens of thousands of empty homes around the country to help end the homeless crisis.
Over 7,000 people are now homeless in Ireland.
The Housing Committee is meeting today to discuss the progress of the Government's strategy for the sector.
Government has been urged to ban the repossession of tens of thousands of homes across the country because at-risk families may not have been given a full breakdown of their rights by Irish courts.
The trade union linked to the Home Sweet Home campaign has defended its failure to use a vacant building it owns to accommodate homeless people.
Home Sweet Home says they're increasingly concerned about the Government's commitment to the deal on Apollo House.
The occupiers of Apollo House will leave once suitable accommodation is available for its homeless residents, they confirmed this evening.
No agreement has been reached between the occupiers of Apollo House and the Housing Minister after almost seven hours of talks.
The group occupying Apollo House in Dublin is calling on the Government to allocate more Nama properties for social housing.
The state's bad-bank Nama said it has delivered 2,378 social houses and apartments amid renewed calls for it to make more property available for the homeless.
The occupiers of Apollo House have agreed to attend a meeting with the Housing Minister tomorrow.
The Department of Finance says it will consider a letter from the occupiers of Apollo House in Dublin.