Dublin Simon Community Responds to April 2023 Homeless Report

April 2023 Homeless Figures Statement   Dublin is bearing the brunt of the homelessness and housing crisis, with 9,010 people in emergency accommodation in April, representing a 3% increase on the previous month and a 25% increase over the past 12 months.    Last week, the Dublin Simon Outreach team logged more than ninety calls in a four-hour period,three times what […]

Health Research Boards report on the number of deaths of those experiencing homelessness in Ireland

The Health Research Board has released a report on the number of deaths of people experiencing homelessness in Ireland in 2019. Dublin Simon Community CEO Catherine Kenny responds to the report: “Nobody should die in homelessness, and Dublin Simon will continue to respond proactively to the needs of the vulnerable homeless population.  “For more than […]