Having access to accurate data is key to informing policy and services responses to tackle homelessness. It is equally vital to have the information behind...
Author: Mike Allen & Aisling Reidy
Tags: Family Homelessness, Latest Figures, Policy, Single adult homelessness, Statistics
Young people are at particular risk during a housing crisis yet we know so little about the real numbers of young people facing homelessness and...
Author: Dillon Nolan
Tags: Aftercare, Policy, Solutions, Youth homelessness
On the back of Focus Ireland’s successful ‘End Youth Homelessness’ Campaign which saw Focus Ireland present over 10,000 signatures to Leinster House, urging political parties...
Author: Elaine Ryan
Tags: FEANTSA, LGBTQI, Services, Youth homelessness
In recent years, revelations about the harsh regimes prevailing in Magdalene Laundries and Mother and Baby Homes shocked many. While Ireland’s social protection system initiated...
Author: Camille Loftus
Tags: Discrimination, Family Homelessness, Lone parents, Stigma
Recently 2,250 children who are living in emergency accommodation returned to school across Ireland. Despite repeated calls on the Department of Education to provide guidance...
Author: Fay White
Tags: Child Homelessness, Education, Impacts