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# anthony-flynn - Last year 2021

Anthony Flynn's DCC seat may remain vacant if councillors can't agree on replacement
# Ichh
# Ichh

Anthony Flynn's DCC seat may remain vacant if councillors can't agree on replacement

Dec 6th 2021, 12:01 AM 13,332 Views 0 Comments
  • Councillors were due to vote on replacing Anthony Flynn in October but were split over how to proceed
  • Some councillors are backing a volunteer from Inner City Helping Homeless, the charity Flynn co-founded
  • However others say the vote should be deferred until various investigations are complete, writes Órla Ryan
Dublin homeless charity to be liquidated following sexual assault allegations
# ICHH Wind Down
# ICHH Wind Down

Dublin homeless charity to be liquidated following sexual assault allegations

Nov 1st 2021, 5:04 PM 35,464 Views 0 Comments

The charity’s assets are estimated to be in excess of €1 million.

Dublin councillors postpone vote to fill Anthony Flynn's council seat
# Dublin City Council
# Dublin City Council

Dublin councillors postpone vote to fill Anthony Flynn's council seat

Oct 4th 2021, 8:39 PM 10,497 Views 0 Comments

Councilors were split on the best approach to take when filling the seat held by the late councillor.

Dublin councillors at odds over filling Anthony Flynn's seat amid ICHH controversy
# Ichh
# Ichh

Dublin councillors at odds over filling Anthony Flynn's seat amid ICHH controversy

Oct 2nd 2021, 12:05 AM 18,060 Views 0 Comments
  • Some DCC members want Flynn to be replaced on Monday, while others want the vote postponed, Órla Ryan reports
  • A number of independent councillors are set to put forward Geraldine Molloy, an ICHH volunteer, to fill the seat
  • Mannix Flynn questioned bringing in a candidate while investigations into ICHH are ongoing
'I was vulnerable': Man who alleges he was assaulted by Anthony Flynn speaks out
# Ichh
# Ichh

'I was vulnerable': Man who alleges he was assaulted by Anthony Flynn speaks out

Sep 30th 2021, 11:00 PM 38,783 Views 0 Comments

An internal report for ICHH detailed four serious allegations made against the charity’s founder, Anthony Flynn.

Dublin's homelessness authority to crack down on 'unofficial' services after ICHH scandal
# Soup Runs
# Soup Runs

Dublin's homelessness authority to crack down on 'unofficial' services after ICHH scandal

Sep 30th 2021, 12:05 AM 52,247 Views 0 Comments
  • Brendan Kenny says there is "currently no vetting on many people who are actually interacting directly with homeless people"
  • Volunteers say hundreds of people could go without food if certain services are shut down, Órla Ryan reports
  • "We don't want to be a charity or a business. We're volunteers, we just want to feed the people who need us and go home"
Dublin's homelessness authority wants ICHH to be wound up 'as soon as possible'
# Anthony Flynn
# Anthony Flynn

Dublin's homelessness authority wants ICHH to be wound up 'as soon as possible'

Sep 28th 2021, 12:11 PM 35,941 Views 0 Comments
  • The Dublin Region Homeless Executive is "absolutely shocked" by reports of allegations relating to ICHH
  • The DRHE and the HSE have now arranged for a professional advice and support service
  • An internal report for ICHH detailed four serious allegations made against the charity's founder, Anthony Flynn
Garda Commissioner says vetting for homelessness staff to be reviewed
# Homeless Services
# Homeless Services

Garda Commissioner says vetting for homelessness staff to be reviewed

Sep 24th 2021, 7:58 PM 17,294 Views 0 Comments

The Garda Commissioner has said that there will be a review of garda vetting procedures for the homelessness sector.

Report details four allegations against former homeless charity chief Anthony Flynn
# Anthony Flynn
# Anthony Flynn

Report details four allegations against former homeless charity chief Anthony Flynn

Sep 24th 2021, 8:26 AM 62,569 Views 0 Comments

Victims have alleged they were brought to Flynn’s home by taxi.

Funeral service for councillor and charity founder Anthony Flynn takes place in Dublin
# Dublin
# Dublin

Funeral service for councillor and charity founder Anthony Flynn takes place in Dublin

Aug 24th 2021, 12:35 PM 29,013 Views 0 Comments

Mourners gathered outside the Church of Our Lady of Lourdes on Sean McDermott Street this morning for the funeral service.

Dublin councillor and founder of homeless charity Anthony Flynn dies
# Anthony Flynn
# Anthony Flynn

Dublin councillor and founder of homeless charity Anthony Flynn dies

Updated Aug 18th 2021, 8:07 PM 119,200 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Flynn founded the Inner City Helping Homeless charity.

38 deaths in homeless services in first three months of this year
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

38 deaths in homeless services in first three months of this year

May 6th 2021, 9:36 PM 18,296 Views 19 Comments

North Inner City Councillor Anthony Flynn said the report on the 79 deaths in Dublin last year needs to be published urgently.

# anthony-flynn - All time

'This must end': Homelessness figures reach over 10,000 for eighth consecutive month
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'This must end': Homelessness figures reach over 10,000 for eighth consecutive month

Oct 31st 2019, 2:18 PM 13,929 Views 72 Comments

10,397 people were in emergency accommodation in Ireland in September.

Man (30s) dies after being found unconscious by passersby in Dublin city centre
# Foster Place
# Foster Place

Man (30s) dies after being found unconscious by passersby in Dublin city centre

Oct 20th 2019, 4:58 PM 39,569 Views 53 Comments

Inner City Helping Homeless confirmed that the man was known to local homelessness services.

Homeless family of seven offered sleeping bags at Dublin garda station
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Homeless family of seven offered sleeping bags at Dublin garda station

Oct 10th 2019, 1:47 PM 51,494 Views 43 Comments

A local councillor called the situation ‘barbaric’.

21 candidates, seven seats: A night on the doorsteps in Dublin's most hotly contested council area
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

21 candidates, seven seats: A night on the doorsteps in Dublin's most hotly contested council area

May 22nd 2019, 11:59 PM 23,137 Views 11 Comments

Former TDs, a lord mayor and Dublin’s longest serving councillor are all in the mix.

Mother and one-year-old child walk streets waiting to hear about accommodation for the night
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Mother and one-year-old child walk streets waiting to hear about accommodation for the night

Sep 6th 2018, 12:05 AM 41,363 Views 127 Comments

One woman was left with nowhere to go earlier this week after she says she was told her child wasn’t registered as homeless.

Family who spent night at garda station secure temporary accommodation after 'traumatic few days'
# Dublin
# Dublin

Family who spent night at garda station secure temporary accommodation after 'traumatic few days'

Aug 9th 2018, 5:38 PM 52,244 Views 122 Comments

Margaret Cash and six of her children had to spend last night in Tallaght Garda Station.

'It's a moral shame': Another 188 children have become homeless since the start of the year
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'It's a moral shame': Another 188 children have become homeless since the start of the year

Feb 27th 2018, 5:26 PM 8,242 Views 57 Comments

There were 1,517 families with 3,267 children staying in emergency accommodation in January.

'Social cleansing is happening in Dublin. We have to fight': Hundreds turn out for homeless demo
# Time For Action
# Time For Action

'Social cleansing is happening in Dublin. We have to fight': Hundreds turn out for homeless demo

Jun 17th 2017, 3:39 PM 30,633 Views 70 Comments

Over 300 turned out for the protest march.

Questions raised after man dies on busy Dublin street
# Westmoreland Street
# Westmoreland Street

Questions raised after man dies on busy Dublin street

Oct 11th 2015, 9:14 PM 77,303 Views 192 Comments

The man was found in the doorway of a Starbucks on Westmoreland Street in the city centre.

Charity calls on Housing Minister to meet homeless people tonight; she declines
# Two Different Worlds
# Two Different Worlds

Charity calls on Housing Minister to meet homeless people tonight; she declines

Jun 26th 2014, 2:27 PM 6,821 Views 28 Comments

The Inner City Helping Homeless group has urged Housing Minister Jan O’Sullivan to ‘open her eyes’ and reconsider turning down their offer of meeting homeless people tonight.