The Next Step

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Focus Ireland Family Homeless Action Team

No child should be without a home

Over 2,500 children are now homeless

Laura’s children will sleep in their own home

Thank you so much

Challenging homelessness. Changing lives.

Focus Ireland believes that everyone has a right to a place they can call home.

Our Advice and Information teams are on hand to give you the help and guidance you need.

Sr Stanislaus Kennedy founded Focus Ireland following her research into the needs of women experiencing homelessness in Dublin.

Explore the latest available data on the scale of individual, family and youth homelessness in Ireland.

Your support is making an impact

How you helped us in 2020


Customers engaged with our services


Young people supported by our youth services


Households supported to keep their homes


Families supported out of homelessness


Children supported across our services

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Customers engaged with our Advice and Information Services

“My son was born into homelessness.”

Jennifer was homeless with 3 children. This is her story.