“One of the most appalling things is that families are becoming homeless, and last month 70 families became homeless. That's two or three new families every day.”
Jesuit Refugee Service calls on the Government to provide funding and support to help them transition to life outside Direct Provision.
Ten families a day becoming homeless in Dublin Sr Stan warns Govt and demands an effective short-term strategy to tackle the crisis.
“A Budget of missed opportunities” which widens the rich-poor gap.
Charities welcome budget's benefits and focus on job creation.
Call for large corporations to pay at least 6% of their profits in corporation tax.
Barnardos urges Government to quickly address rising rents and serious lack of social housing.
Fr Peter McVerry warning over "tsunami of homelessness".
Homeless Act would give homeless a legal right to suitable accommodation.